Security update for MozillaFirefox

SUSE Security Update: Security update for MozillaFirefox
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2018:2322-2
Rating: important
References: #1098998
Cross-References: CVE-2018-12359 CVE-2018-12360 CVE-2018-12362 CVE-2018-12363 CVE-2018-12364 CVE-2018-12365 CVE-2018-12366 CVE-2018-12368 CVE-2018-5156 CVE-2018-5188
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2-BCL

An update that fixes 10 vulnerabilities is now available.


This update for MozillaFirefox to version ESR 52.9 fixes the following issues:

  • CVE-2018-5188: Various memory safety bugs (bsc#1098998)
  • CVE-2018-12368: No warning when opening executable SettingContent-ms files
  • CVE-2018-12366: Invalid data handling during QCMS transformations
  • CVE-2018-12365: Compromised IPC child process can list local filenames
  • CVE-2018-12364: CSRF attacks through 307 redirects and NPAPI plugins
  • CVE-2018-12363: Use-after-free when appending DOM nodes
  • CVE-2018-12362: Integer overflow in SSSE3 scaler
  • CVE-2018-12360: Use-after-free when using focus()
  • CVE-2018-5156: Media recorder segmentation fault when track type is changed during capture
  • CVE-2018-12359: Buffer overflow using computed size of canvas element

Patch Instructions:

To install this SUSE Security Update use the SUSE recommended installation methods like YaST online_update or "zypper patch".
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2-BCL:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP2-BCL-2018-1560=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2-BCL (x86_64):
    • MozillaFirefox-52.9.0esr-109.38.2
    • MozillaFirefox-debuginfo-52.9.0esr-109.38.2
    • MozillaFirefox-debugsource-52.9.0esr-109.38.2
    • MozillaFirefox-devel-52.9.0esr-109.38.2