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PostPosted: Thu Apr 23, 2020 3:26 pm    Post subject: [ GLSA 202004-11 ] Mozilla Firefox Reply with quote

Gentoo Linux Security Advisory

Title: Mozilla Firefox: Multiple vulnerabilities (GLSA 202004-11)
Severity: normal
Exploitable: local, remote
Date: 2020-04-23
Bug(s): #716644
ID: 202004-11

Synopsis

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


Background

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


Affected Packages

Package: www-client/firefox
Vulnerable: < 68.7.0
Unaffected: >= 68.7.0
Architectures: All supported architectures

Package: www-client/firefox-bin
Vulnerable: < 68.7.0
Unaffected: >= 68.7.0
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, an information leak or a Denial of Service
condition.


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-68.7.0"
   
All Mozilla Firefox binary users should upgrade to the latest version:
Code:
# emerge --sync
      # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=www-client/firefox-bin-68.7.0"
   


References

CVE-2020-6821
CVE-2020-6822
CVE-2020-6823
CVE-2020-6824
CVE-2020-6825
CVE-2020-6826
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