SUSE-SU-2016:0820-1: important: Security update for MozillaFirefox

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   SUSE Security Update: Security update for MozillaFirefox

Announcement ID:    SUSE-SU-2016:0820-1
Rating:             important
References:         #969894 
Affected Products:
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 LTSS

   An update that contains security fixes can now be
   installed. It includes two new package versions.


   Mozilla Firefox was updated to 38.7.0 ESR, fixing the following security

       * MFSA 2016-16/CVE-2016-1952/CVE-2016-1953: Miscellaneous memory
         safety hazards (rv:45.0 / rv:38.7)
       * MFSA 2016-17/CVE-2016-1954: Local file overwriting and potential
         privilege escalation through CSP reports
       * MFSA 2016-20/CVE-2016-1957: Memory leak in libstagefright when
         deleting an array during MP4 processing
       * MFSA 2016-21/CVE-2016-1958: Displayed page address can be overridden
       * MFSA 2016-23/CVE-2016-1960: Use-after-free in HTML5 string parser
       * MFSA 2016-24/CVE-2016-1961: Use-after-free in SetBody
       * MFSA 2016-25/CVE-2016-1962: Use-after-free when using multiple
         WebRTC data channels
       * MFSA 2016-27/CVE-2016-1964: Use-after-free during XML transformations
       * MFSA 2016-28/CVE-2016-1965: Addressbar spoofing though history
         navigation and Location protocol property
       * MFSA 2016-31/CVE-2016-1966: Memory corruption with malicious NPAPI
       * MFSA 2016-34/CVE-2016-1974: Out-of-bounds read in HTML parser
         following a failed allocation
       * MFSA 2016-35/CVE-2016-1950: Buffer overflow during ASN.1 decoding in
       * MFSA 2016-37/CVE-2016-1977/CVE-2016-2790/CVE-2016-2791/
         CVE-2016-2800/CVE-2016-2801/CVE-2016-2802: Font vulnerabilities in
         the Graphite 2 library.

   Mozilla NSPR was updated to version 4.12, fixing following bugs:

       * Added a PR_GetEnvSecure function, which attempts to detect if the
         program is being executed with elevated privileges, and returns NULL
         if detected. It is recommended to use this function in general
         purpose library code.
       * Fixed a memory allocation bug related to the PR_*printf functions
       * Exported API PR_DuplicateEnvironment, which had already been added
         in NSPR 4.10.9
       * Several minor correctness and compatibility fixes.

   Mozilla NSS was updated to fix security issues:

       * MFSA 2016-15/CVE-2016-1978: Use-after-free in NSS during SSL
         connections in low memory
       * MFSA 2016-35/CVE-2016-1950: Buffer overflow during ASN.1 decoding in
       * MFSA 2016-36/CVE-2016-1979: Use-after-free during processing of DER
         encoded keys in NSS.

Package List:

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 LTSS (i586 s390x x86_64) [New Version: 3.20.2 and 4.12]:


   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 LTSS (s390x x86_64) [New Version: 3.20.2 and 4.12]:


   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 LTSS (i586 s390x):



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