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PostPosted: Fri Nov 09, 2018 4:26 am    Post subject: [ GLSA 201811-04 ] Mozilla Firefox Reply with quote

Gentoo Linux Security Advisory

Title: Mozilla Firefox: Multiple vulnerabilities (GLSA 201811-04)
Severity: normal
Exploitable: remote
Date: 2018-11-09
Bug(s): #669430
ID: 201811-04

Synopsis

Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in Mozilla Firefox, the
worst of which may allow execution of arbitrary code.


Background

Mozilla Firefox is a popular open-source web browser from the Mozilla
Project.


Affected Packages

Package: www-client/firefox
Vulnerable: < 60.3.0
Unaffected: >= 60.3.0
Architectures: All supported architectures

Package: www-client/firefox-bin
Vulnerable: < 60.3.0
Unaffected: >= 60.3.0
Architectures: All supported architectures


Description

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Mozilla Firefox. Please
review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.


Impact

A remote attacker could entice a user to view a specially crafted web
page, possibly resulting in the execution of arbitrary code with the
privileges of the process, cause a Denial of Service condition, bypass
access restriction, access otherwise protected information.


Workaround

There is no known workaround at this time.

Resolution

All Mozilla Firefox users should upgrade to the latest version:
Code:
# emerge --sync
      # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=www-client/firefox-60.3.0"
   
All Mozilla Firefox binary users should upgrade to the latest version:
Code:
# emerge --sync
      # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=www-client/firefox-bin-60.3.0"
   


References

CVE-2018-12389
CVE-2018-12390
CVE-2018-12392
CVE-2018-12393
CVE-2018-12395
CVE-2018-12396
CVE-2018-12397

Mozilla Foundation Security Advisory 2018-27
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