Security update for Mozilla Firefox

SUSE Security Update: Security update for Mozilla Firefox
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2015:2081-1
Rating: important
References: #908275 #940806 #943557 #943558 #943608 #947003 #952810
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 LTSS

  • An update that fixes 43 vulnerabilities is now available. It includes three new package versions.


    MozillaFirefox ESR was updated to version 38.4.0ESR to fix multiple security issues.

    • MFSA 2015-116/CVE-2015-4513 Miscellaneous memory safety hazards (rv:42.0 / rv:38.4)
    • MFSA 2015-122/CVE-2015-7188 Trailing whitespace in IP address hostnames can bypass same-origin policy
    • MFSA 2015-123/CVE-2015-7189 Buffer overflow during image interactions in canvas
    • MFSA 2015-127/CVE-2015-7193 CORS preflight is bypassed when non-standard Content-Type headers are received
    • MFSA 2015-128/CVE-2015-7194 Memory corruption in libjar through zip files
    • MFSA 2015-130/CVE-2015-7196 JavaScript garbage collection crash with Java applet
    • MFSA 2015-131/CVE-2015-7198/CVE-2015-7199/CVE-2015-7200 Vulnerabilities found through code inspection
    • MFSA 2015-132/CVE-2015-7197 Mixed content WebSocket policy bypass through workers
    • MFSA 2015-133/CVE-2015-7181/CVE-2015-7182/CVE-2015-7183 NSS and NSPR memory corruption issues

    It also includes fixes from 38.3.0ESR:

    • MFSA 2015-96/CVE-2015-4500/CVE-2015-4501 Miscellaneous memory safety hazards (rv:41.0 / rv:38.3)
    • MFSA 2015-101/CVE-2015-4506 Buffer overflow in libvpx while parsing vp9 format video
    • MFSA 2015-105/CVE-2015-4511 Buffer overflow while decoding WebM video
    • MFSA 2015-106/CVE-2015-4509 Use-after-free while manipulating HTML media content
    • MFSA 2015-110/CVE-2015-4519 Dragging and dropping images exposes final URL after redirects
    • MFSA 2015-111/CVE-2015-4520 Errors in the handling of CORS preflight request headers
    • MFSA 2015-112/CVE-2015-4517/CVE-2015-4521/CVE-2015-4522 CVE-2015-7174/CVE-2015-7175/CVE-2015-7176/CVE-2015-7177 CVE-2015-7180
      Vulnerabilities found through code inspection

    It also includes fixes from the Firefox 38.2.1ESR release:

    • MFSA 2015-94/CVE-2015-4497 (bsc#943557) Use-after-free when resizing canvas element during restyling
    • MFSA 2015-95/CVE-2015-4498 (bsc#943558) Add-on notification bypass through data URLs

    It also includes fixes from the Firefox 38.2.0ESR release:

    • MFSA 2015-79/CVE-2015-4473/CVE-2015-4474 Miscellaneous memory safety hazards (rv:40.0 / rv:38.2)
    • MFSA 2015-80/CVE-2015-4475 Out-of-bounds read with malformed MP3 file
    • MFSA 2015-82/CVE-2015-4478 Redefinition of non-configurable JavaScript object properties
    • MFSA 2015-83/CVE-2015-4479 Overflow issues in libstagefright
    • MFSA 2015-87/CVE-2015-4484 Crash when using shared memory in JavaScript
    • MFSA 2015-88/CVE-2015-4491 Heap overflow in gdk-pixbuf when scaling bitmap images
    • MFSA 2015-89/CVE-2015-4485/CVE-2015-4486 Buffer overflows on Libvpx when decoding WebM video
    • MFSA 2015-90/CVE-2015-4487/CVE-2015-4488/CVE-2015-4489 Vulnerabilities found through code inspection
    • MFSA 2015-92/CVE-2015-4492 Use-after-free in XMLHttpRequest with shared workers

    Security Issues:

    Package List:

    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 LTSS (i586 s390x x86_64) [New Version: and 4.10.10]:
      • mozilla-nspr-4.10.10-0.5.1
      • mozilla-nspr-devel-4.10.10-0.5.1
      • mozilla-nss-
      • mozilla-nss-devel-
      • mozilla-nss-tools-
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 LTSS (s390x x86_64) [New Version: and 4.10.10]:
      • mozilla-nspr-32bit-4.10.10-0.5.1
      • mozilla-nss-32bit-
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 LTSS (i586 s390x) [New Version: 38]:
      • MozillaFirefox-38.4.0esr-0.7.1
      • MozillaFirefox-branding-SLED-38-0.5.3
      • MozillaFirefox-translations-38.4.0esr-0.7.1