Security update for MozillaFirefox

SUSE Security Update: Security update for MozillaFirefox
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2018:3476-1
Rating: important
References: #1094767 #1107343 #1109363 #1109465 #1110506 #1110507
Cross-References: CVE-2018-12383 CVE-2018-12385 CVE-2018-12386 CVE-2018-12387
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Desktop Applications 15

An update that solves four vulnerabilities and has two fixes is now available.

Description:



This update for MozillaFirefox to 60.2.2ESR fixes the following issues:
Security issues fixed:
MFSA 2018-24:

  • CVE-2018-12386: A Type confusion in JavaScript allowed remote code execution (bsc#1110506)
  • CVE-2018-12387: Array.prototype.push stack pointer vulnerability may have enabled exploits in the sandboxed content process (bsc#1110507)

MFSA 2018-23:
  • CVE-2018-12385: Fixed a crash in TransportSecurityInfo due to cached data (bsc#1109363)
  • CVE-2018-12383: Setting a master password did not delete unencrypted previously stored passwords (bsc#1107343)

Non security issues fixed:
  • Avoid undefined behavior in IPC fd-passing code (bsc#1094767)
  • Fixed a startup crash affecting users migrating from older ESR releases
  • Clean up old NSS DB files after upgrading
  • Fixed an endianness problem in bindgen's handling of bitfields, which was causing Firefox to crash on startup on big-endian machines. Also, updates the cc crate, which was buggy in the version that was originally vendored in. (bsc#1109465)

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 Module for Desktop Applications 15:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Desktop-Applications-15-2018-2482=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Desktop Applications 15 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • MozillaFirefox-60.2.2-3.13.3
    • MozillaFirefox-branding-SLE-60-4.5.3
    • MozillaFirefox-debuginfo-60.2.2-3.13.3
    • MozillaFirefox-debugsource-60.2.2-3.13.3
    • MozillaFirefox-translations-common-60.2.2-3.13.3
    • MozillaFirefox-translations-other-60.2.2-3.13.3
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Desktop Applications 15 (aarch64 ppc64le x86_64):
    • MozillaFirefox-devel-60.2.2-3.13.3

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