Gentoo: GLSA-201903-04: Mozilla Firefox: Multiple vulnerabilities

    Date10 Mar 2019
    CategoryGentoo
    509
    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in Mozilla Firefox, the worst of which may allow execution of arbitrary code.
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    Gentoo Linux Security Advisory                           GLSA 201903-04
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     Severity: Normal
        Title: Mozilla Firefox: Multiple vulnerabilities
         Date: March 10, 2019
         Bugs: #672956, #676892, #677856
           ID: 201903-04
    
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    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              /     Vulnerable     /            Unaffected
        -------------------------------------------------------------------
      1  www-client/firefox           < 60.5.1                  >= 60.5.1 
      2  www-client/firefox-bin       < 60.5.1                  >= 60.5.1 
        -------------------------------------------------------------------
         2 affected packages
    
    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 or cause 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:
    
      # emerge --sync
      # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=www-client/firefox-60.5.1"
    
    All Mozilla FireFox bin users should upgrade to the latest version:
    
      # emerge --sync
      # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=www-client/firefox-bin-60.5.1"
    
    References
    ==========
    
    [  1 ] CVE-2018-12405
           https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-12405
    [  2 ] CVE-2018-18356
           https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-18356
    [  3 ] CVE-2018-18492
           https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-18492
    [  4 ] CVE-2018-18493
           https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-18493
    [  5 ] CVE-2018-18494
           https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-18494
    [  6 ] CVE-2018-18498
           https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-18498
    [  7 ] CVE-2018-18500
           https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-18500
    [  8 ] CVE-2018-18501
           https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-18501
    [  9 ] CVE-2018-18505
           https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-18505
    [ 10 ] CVE-2019-5785
           https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-5785
    
    Availability
    ============
    
    This GLSA and any updates to it are available for viewing at
    the Gentoo Security Website:
    
     https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201903-04
    
    Concerns?
    =========
    
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    confidentiality and security of our users' machines is of utmost
    importance to us. Any security concerns should be addressed to
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    =======
    
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