SUSE-SU-2020:14290-1: important: Security update for MozillaFirefox

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Mon Feb 24 10:11:31 MST 2020

   SUSE Security Update: Security update for MozillaFirefox

Announcement ID:    SUSE-SU-2020:14290-1
Rating:             important
References:         #1161799 #1163368 
Cross-References:   CVE-2020-6796 CVE-2020-6797 CVE-2020-6798
                    CVE-2020-6799 CVE-2020-6800
Affected Products:
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4-LTSS

   An update that fixes 5 vulnerabilities is now available.


   This update for MozillaFirefox fixes the following issues:

   Firefox was updated to version 68.5.0 ESR (bsc#1163368).

   Security issues fixed:

   - CVE-2020-6796: Fixed a missing bounds check on shared memory in the
     parent process (bsc#1163368).
   - CVE-2020-6798: Fixed a JavaScript code injection issue caused by the
     incorrect parsing of template tags (bsc#1163368).
   - CVE-2020-6799: Fixed a local arbitrary code execution issue when
     handling PDF links from other applications (bsc#1163368).
   - CVE-2020-6800: Fixed several memory safety bugs (bsc#1163368).

   Non-security issues fixed:

   - Fixed various issues opening files with spaces in their path
     (bmo#1601905, bmo#1602726).

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-14290=1

Package List:

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4-LTSS (x86_64):



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