Upstream information

CVE-2016-9075 at MITRE

Description

An issue where WebExtensions can use the mozAddonManager API to elevate privilege due to privileged pages being allowed in the permissions list. This allows a malicious extension to then install additional extensions without explicit user permission. This vulnerability affects Firefox

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Running

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 7.5 4.6
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P AV:N/AC:H/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Network Network
Access Complexity Low High
Authentication None Single
Confidentiality Impact Partial Partial
Integrity Impact Partial Partial
Availability Impact Partial Partial
CVSS v3 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 9.8
Vector AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Privileges Required None
User Interaction None
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact High
Integrity Impact High
Availability Impact High
SUSE Bugzilla entries: 1009026 [RESOLVED / FIXED], 1010408 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Desktop Applications 15
  • MozillaFirefox >= 52.7.3-1.35
  • MozillaFirefox-devel >= 52.7.3-1.35
  • MozillaFirefox-translations-common >= 52.7.3-1.35
  • MozillaFirefox-translations-other >= 52.7.3-1.35
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Desktop Applications 15 GA MozillaFirefox
openSUSE 13.1
  • MozillaFirefox >= 50.0.2-131.1
  • MozillaFirefox-branding-upstream >= 50.0.2-131.1
  • MozillaFirefox-buildsymbols >= 50.0.2-131.1
  • MozillaFirefox-debuginfo >= 50.0.2-131.1
  • MozillaFirefox-debugsource >= 50.0.2-131.1
  • MozillaFirefox-devel >= 50.0.2-131.1
  • MozillaFirefox-translations-common >= 50.0.2-131.1
  • MozillaFirefox-translations-other >= 50.0.2-131.1
  • MozillaThunderbird >= 45.5.1-70.92.1
  • MozillaThunderbird-buildsymbols >= 45.5.1-70.92.1
  • MozillaThunderbird-debuginfo >= 45.5.1-70.92.1
  • MozillaThunderbird-debugsource >= 45.5.1-70.92.1
  • MozillaThunderbird-devel >= 45.5.1-70.92.1
  • MozillaThunderbird-translations-common >= 45.5.1-70.92.1
  • MozillaThunderbird-translations-other >= 45.5.1-70.92.1
  • libfreebl3 >= 3.26.2-94.1
  • libfreebl3-32bit >= 3.26.2-94.1
  • libfreebl3-debuginfo >= 3.26.2-94.1
  • libfreebl3-debuginfo-32bit >= 3.26.2-94.1
  • libsoftokn3 >= 3.26.2-94.1
  • libsoftokn3-32bit >= 3.26.2-94.1
  • libsoftokn3-debuginfo >= 3.26.2-94.1
  • libsoftokn3-debuginfo-32bit >= 3.26.2-94.1
  • mozilla-nss >= 3.26.2-94.1
  • mozilla-nss-32bit >= 3.26.2-94.1
  • mozilla-nss-certs >= 3.26.2-94.1
  • mozilla-nss-certs-32bit >= 3.26.2-94.1
  • mozilla-nss-certs-debuginfo >= 3.26.2-94.1
  • mozilla-nss-certs-debuginfo-32bit >= 3.26.2-94.1
  • mozilla-nss-debuginfo >= 3.26.2-94.1
  • mozilla-nss-debuginfo-32bit >= 3.26.2-94.1
  • mozilla-nss-debugsource >= 3.26.2-94.1
  • mozilla-nss-devel >= 3.26.2-94.1
  • mozilla-nss-sysinit >= 3.26.2-94.1
  • mozilla-nss-sysinit-32bit >= 3.26.2-94.1
  • mozilla-nss-sysinit-debuginfo >= 3.26.2-94.1
  • mozilla-nss-sysinit-debuginfo-32bit >= 3.26.2-94.1
  • mozilla-nss-tools >= 3.26.2-94.1
  • mozilla-nss-tools-debuginfo >= 3.26.2-94.1
Patchnames:
2016-1407
openSUSE Leap 15.0
  • MozillaFirefox >= 60.0-lp150.2.2
  • MozillaFirefox-translations-common >= 60.0-lp150.2.2
  • MozillaFirefox-translations-other >= 60.0-lp150.2.2
Patchnames:
openSUSE Leap 15.0 GA MozillaFirefox
openSUSE Leap 42.1
  • MozillaFirefox >= 50.0-39.1
  • MozillaFirefox-branding-upstream >= 50.0-39.1
  • MozillaFirefox-buildsymbols >= 50.0-39.1
  • MozillaFirefox-debuginfo >= 50.0-39.1
  • MozillaFirefox-debugsource >= 50.0-39.1
  • MozillaFirefox-devel >= 50.0-39.1
  • MozillaFirefox-translations-common >= 50.0-39.1
  • MozillaFirefox-translations-other >= 50.0-39.1
  • libfreebl3 >= 3.26.2-32.1
  • libfreebl3-32bit >= 3.26.2-32.1
  • libfreebl3-debuginfo >= 3.26.2-32.1
  • libfreebl3-debuginfo-32bit >= 3.26.2-32.1
  • libsoftokn3 >= 3.26.2-32.1
  • libsoftokn3-32bit >= 3.26.2-32.1
  • libsoftokn3-debuginfo >= 3.26.2-32.1
  • libsoftokn3-debuginfo-32bit >= 3.26.2-32.1
  • mozilla-nss >= 3.26.2-32.1
  • mozilla-nss-32bit >= 3.26.2-32.1
  • mozilla-nss-certs >= 3.26.2-32.1
  • mozilla-nss-certs-32bit >= 3.26.2-32.1
  • mozilla-nss-certs-debuginfo >= 3.26.2-32.1
  • mozilla-nss-certs-debuginfo-32bit >= 3.26.2-32.1
  • mozilla-nss-debuginfo >= 3.26.2-32.1
  • mozilla-nss-debuginfo-32bit >= 3.26.2-32.1
  • mozilla-nss-debugsource >= 3.26.2-32.1
  • mozilla-nss-devel >= 3.26.2-32.1
  • mozilla-nss-sysinit >= 3.26.2-32.1
  • mozilla-nss-sysinit-32bit >= 3.26.2-32.1
  • mozilla-nss-sysinit-debuginfo >= 3.26.2-32.1
  • mozilla-nss-sysinit-debuginfo-32bit >= 3.26.2-32.1
  • mozilla-nss-tools >= 3.26.2-32.1
  • mozilla-nss-tools-debuginfo >= 3.26.2-32.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE-2016-1334
openSUSE Leap 42.2
  • MozillaFirefox >= 50.0-39.2
  • MozillaFirefox-branding-upstream >= 50.0-39.2
  • MozillaFirefox-buildsymbols >= 50.0-39.2
  • MozillaFirefox-debuginfo >= 50.0-39.2
  • MozillaFirefox-debugsource >= 50.0-39.2
  • MozillaFirefox-devel >= 50.0-39.2
  • MozillaFirefox-translations-common >= 50.0-39.2
  • MozillaFirefox-translations-other >= 50.0-39.2
  • libfreebl3 >= 3.26.2-32.1
  • libfreebl3-32bit >= 3.26.2-32.1
  • libfreebl3-debuginfo >= 3.26.2-32.1
  • libfreebl3-debuginfo-32bit >= 3.26.2-32.1
  • libsoftokn3 >= 3.26.2-32.1
  • libsoftokn3-32bit >= 3.26.2-32.1
  • libsoftokn3-debuginfo >= 3.26.2-32.1
  • libsoftokn3-debuginfo-32bit >= 3.26.2-32.1
  • mozilla-nss >= 3.26.2-32.1
  • mozilla-nss-32bit >= 3.26.2-32.1
  • mozilla-nss-certs >= 3.26.2-32.1
  • mozilla-nss-certs-32bit >= 3.26.2-32.1
  • mozilla-nss-certs-debuginfo >= 3.26.2-32.1
  • mozilla-nss-certs-debuginfo-32bit >= 3.26.2-32.1
  • mozilla-nss-debuginfo >= 3.26.2-32.1
  • mozilla-nss-debuginfo-32bit >= 3.26.2-32.1
  • mozilla-nss-debugsource >= 3.26.2-32.1
  • mozilla-nss-devel >= 3.26.2-32.1
  • mozilla-nss-sysinit >= 3.26.2-32.1
  • mozilla-nss-sysinit-32bit >= 3.26.2-32.1
  • mozilla-nss-sysinit-debuginfo >= 3.26.2-32.1
  • mozilla-nss-sysinit-debuginfo-32bit >= 3.26.2-32.1
  • mozilla-nss-tools >= 3.26.2-32.1
  • mozilla-nss-tools-debuginfo >= 3.26.2-32.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE-2016-1334
openSUSE Leap 42.3
  • MozillaFirefox >= 52.2-58.2
  • MozillaFirefox-translations-common >= 52.2-58.2
Patchnames:
openSUSE Leap 42.3 GA MozillaFirefox
openSUSE Tumbleweed
  • MozillaFirefox >= 50.1.0-1.1
  • MozillaFirefox-branding-upstream >= 50.1.0-1.1
  • MozillaFirefox-buildsymbols >= 50.1.0-1.1
  • MozillaFirefox-devel >= 50.1.0-1.1
  • MozillaFirefox-translations-common >= 50.1.0-1.1
  • MozillaFirefox-translations-other >= 50.1.0-1.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE Tumbleweed GA MozillaFirefox


Status of this issue by product and package

Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated. Also information for service packs in the LTSS phase is only included for issues meeting the LTSS criteria. If in doubt, feel free to contact us for clarification.

Product(s) Source package State
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1 MozillaFirefox In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2 MozillaFirefox In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP4 MozillaFirefox Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 12 SP1 MozillaFirefox In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 12 SP2 MozillaFirefox In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 MozillaFirefox Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 MozillaFirefox In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 MozillaFirefox In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 for Raspberry PI MozillaFirefox In progress