|Category:||SuSE Local Security Checks|
|Title:||SUSE: Security Advisory (SUSE-SU-2018:2890-1)|
|Summary:||The remote host is missing an update for the 'MozillaFirefox' package(s) announced via the SUSE-SU-2018:2890-1 advisory.|
The remote host is missing an update for the 'MozillaFirefox' package(s) announced via the SUSE-SU-2018:2890-1 advisory.
This update for MozillaFirefox to ESR 60.2 fixes several issues.
These general changes are part of the version 60 release.
New browser engine with speed improvements
Redesigned graphical user interface elements
Unified address and search bar for new installations
New tab page listing top visited, recently visited and recommended pages
Support for configuration policies in enterprise deployments via JSON
Support for Web Authentication, allowing the use of USB tokens for
authentication to web sites
The following changes affect compatibility:
Now exclusively supports extensions built using the WebExtension API.
Unsupported legacy extensions will no longer work in Firefox 60 ESR
TLS certificates issued by Symantec before June 1st, 2016 are no longer
trusted The 'security.pki.distrust_ca_policy' preference can be set to 0
to reinstate trust in those certificates
The following issues affect performance:
new format for storing private keys, certificates and certificate trust
If the user home or data directory is on a network file system, it is
recommended that users set the following environment variable to avoid
slowdowns: NSS_SDB_USE_CACHE=yes This setting is not recommended for
local, fast file systems.
These security issues were fixed:
CVE-2018-12381: Dragging and dropping Outlook email message results in
page navigation (bsc#1107343).
CVE-2017-16541: Proxy bypass using automount and autofs (bsc#1107343).
CVE-2018-12376: Various memory safety bugs (bsc#1107343).
CVE-2018-12377: Use-after-free in refresh driver timers (bsc#1107343).
CVE-2018-12378: Use-after-free in IndexedDB (bsc#1107343).
CVE-2018-12379: Out-of-bounds write with malicious MAR file
'MozillaFirefox' package(s) on SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Desktop Applications 15
Please install the updated package(s).
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2017-16541|
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2018-12376
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2018-12377
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2018-12378
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2018-12379
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2018-12381
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