Security update for MozillaFirefox, mozilla-nspr, mozilla-nss

SUSE Security Update: Security update for MozillaFirefox, mozilla-nspr, mozilla-nss
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2019:14260-1
Rating: important
References: #1158328 #1158527
Cross-References:CVE-2019-11745 CVE-2019-13722 CVE-2019-17005 CVE-2019-17008 CVE-2019-17009 CVE-2019-17010 CVE-2019-17011 CVE-2019-17012
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4-LTSS

An update that fixes 8 vulnerabilities is now available.


This update for MozillaFirefox, mozilla-nspr, mozilla-nss fixes the following issues:
Update Firefox Extended Support Release to 68.3.0 ESR (MFSA 2019-37 / bsc#1158328)
Security issues fixed:

  • CVE-2019-17008: Use-after-free in worker destruction (bmo#1546331).
  • CVE-2019-13722: Stack corruption due to incorrect number of arguments in WebRTC code (bmo#1580156).
  • CVE-2019-11745: Out of bounds write in NSS when encrypting with a block cipher (bmo#1586176).
  • CVE-2019-17009: Updater temporary files accessible to unprivileged processes (bmo#1510494).
  • CVE-2019-17010: Use-after-free when performing device orientation checks (bmo#1581084).
  • CVE-2019-17005: Buffer overflow in plain text serializer (bmo#1584170).
  • CVE-2019-17011: Use-after-free when retrieving a document in antitracking (bmo#1591334).
  • CVE-2019-17012: Memory safety bugs fixed in Firefox 71 and Firefox ESR 68.3 (bmo#1449736, bmo#1533957, bmo#1560667, bmo#1567209, bmo#1580288, bmo#1585760, bmo#1592502).

Update mozilla-nss to version 3.47.1 (bsc#1158527):
Security issues fixed:
  • CVE-2019-11745: EncryptUpdate should use maxout, not block size.

Bug fixes:
  • Fix a crash that could be caused by client certificates during startup (bmo#1590495, bsc#1158527)
  • Fix compile-time warnings from uninitialized variables in a perl script (bmo#1589810)
  • Support AES HW acceleration on ARMv8 (bmo#1152625)
  • Allow per-socket run-time ordering of the cipher suites presented in ClientHello (bmo#1267894)
  • Add CMAC to FreeBL and PKCS #11 libraries (bmo#1570501)
  • Remove arbitrary HKDF output limit by allocating space as needed (bmo#1577953)

Update mozilla-nspr to version 4.23:
Bug fixes:
  • fixed a build failure that was introduced in 4.22
  • correctness fix for Win64 socket polling
  • whitespace in C files was cleaned up and no longer uses tab characters for indenting
  • added support for the ARC architecture
  • removed support for the following platforms: OSF1/Tru64, DGUX, IRIX, Symbian, BeOS
  • correctness and build fixes

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-MozillaFirefox-14260=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4-LTSS (x86_64):
    • MozillaFirefox-68.3.0-78.54.1
    • MozillaFirefox-translations-common-68.3.0-78.54.1
    • MozillaFirefox-translations-other-68.3.0-78.54.1
    • libfreebl3-3.47.1-38.12.1
    • libfreebl3-32bit-3.47.1-38.12.1
    • libsoftokn3-3.47.1-38.12.1
    • libsoftokn3-32bit-3.47.1-38.12.1
    • mozilla-nspr-32bit-4.23-29.9.1
    • mozilla-nspr-4.23-29.9.1
    • mozilla-nspr-devel-4.23-29.9.1
    • mozilla-nss-3.47.1-38.12.1
    • mozilla-nss-32bit-3.47.1-38.12.1
    • mozilla-nss-certs-3.47.1-38.12.1
    • mozilla-nss-certs-32bit-3.47.1-38.12.1
    • mozilla-nss-devel-3.47.1-38.12.1
    • mozilla-nss-tools-3.47.1-38.12.1