Security update for MozillaFirefox, firefox-glib2, firefox-gtk3

SUSE Security Update: Security update for MozillaFirefox, firefox-glib2, firefox-gtk3
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2019:14173-1
Rating: important
References: #1145550 #1149294 #1149295 #1149296 #1149297 #1149298 #1149299 #1149303
Cross-References: CVE-2019-11740 CVE-2019-11742 CVE-2019-11743 CVE-2019-11744 CVE-2019-11746 CVE-2019-11752 CVE-2019-11753 CVE-2019-9812
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4-LTSS

An update that fixes 8 vulnerabilities is now available.

Description:

This update for MozillaFirefox, firefox-glib2, firefox-gtk3 fixes the following issues:
Mozilla Firefox was updated to the 60.9.0esr release:
Security Advisory MFSA 2019-27:

  • Use-after-free while manipulating video CVE-2019-11746 (bmo#1564449, bsc#1149297)
  • XSS by breaking out of title and textarea elements using innerHTML CVE-2019-11744 (bmo#1562033, bsc#1149297)
  • Same-origin policy violation with SVG filters and canvas to steal cross-origin images CVE-2019-11742 (bmo#1559715, bsc#1149303)
  • Privilege escalation with Mozilla Maintenance Service in custom Firefox installation location CVE-2019-11753 (bmo#1574980, bsc#1149295)
  • Use-after-free while extracting a key value in IndexedDB CVE-2019-11752 (bmo#1501152, bsc#1149296)
  • Sandbox escape through Firefox Sync CVE-2019-9812 (bmo#1538008, bmo#1538015, bsc#1149294)
  • Cross-origin access to unload event attributes CVE-2019-11743 (bmo#1560495, bsc#1149298) Navigation-Timing Level 2 specification
  • Memory safety bugs fixed in Firefox 69, Firefox ESR 68.1, and Firefox ESR 60.9 CVE-2019-11740 (bmo#1563133, bmo#1573160, bsc#1149299)

  • Rebuild glib2 schemas on SLE-11 (bsc#1145550)

Changes in firefox-glib2:
  • Fix the rpm macros %glib2_gsettings_schema_* which were replaced with %nil in Factory because they're no longer needed, but we still need them in SLE11 (bsc#1145550)

Changes in firefox-gtk3:
  • Rebuild so %glib2_gsettings_schema_post gets called with fixed rpm macros %glib2_gsettings_schema_* in firefox-glib2 package which were replaced with %nil in Factory because they're no longer needed, but we still need them in SLE11 (bsc#1145550)

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 11-SP4-LTSS:
    zypper in -t patch slessp4-firefox-20190909-14173=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4-LTSS (i586 ppc64 s390x x86_64):
    • firefox-gio-branding-upstream-2.54.3-2.11.1
    • firefox-glib2-lang-2.54.3-2.11.1
    • firefox-glib2-tools-2.54.3-2.11.1
    • firefox-gtk3-branding-upstream-3.10.9-2.12.2
    • firefox-gtk3-data-3.10.9-2.12.2
    • firefox-gtk3-immodule-amharic-3.10.9-2.12.2
    • firefox-gtk3-immodule-inuktitut-3.10.9-2.12.2
    • firefox-gtk3-immodule-multipress-3.10.9-2.12.2
    • firefox-gtk3-immodule-thai-3.10.9-2.12.2
    • firefox-gtk3-immodule-vietnamese-3.10.9-2.12.2
    • firefox-gtk3-immodule-xim-3.10.9-2.12.2
    • firefox-gtk3-immodules-tigrigna-3.10.9-2.12.2
    • firefox-gtk3-lang-3.10.9-2.12.2
    • firefox-gtk3-tools-3.10.9-2.12.2
    • firefox-libgtk-3-0-3.10.9-2.12.2
    • libfirefox-gio-2_0-0-2.54.3-2.11.1
    • libfirefox-glib-2_0-0-2.54.3-2.11.1
    • libfirefox-gmodule-2_0-0-2.54.3-2.11.1
    • libfirefox-gobject-2_0-0-2.54.3-2.11.1
    • libfirefox-gthread-2_0-0-2.54.3-2.11.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4-LTSS (x86_64):
    • MozillaFirefox-60.9.0esr-78.46.2
    • MozillaFirefox-translations-common-60.9.0esr-78.46.2
    • MozillaFirefox-translations-other-60.9.0esr-78.46.2

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