Ubuntu Security Notice USN-5037-1
August 11, 2021

firefox vulnerabilities

A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives:

- Ubuntu 21.04
- Ubuntu 20.04 LTS
- Ubuntu 18.04 LTS


Firefox could be made to crash or run programs as your login if it
opened a malicious website.

Software Description:
- firefox: Mozilla Open Source web browser


Multiple security issues were discovered in Firefox. If a user were
tricked into opening a specially crafted website, an attacker could
potentially exploit these to cause a denial of service, obtain sensitive
information, trick a user into accepting unwanted permissions, or execute
arbitrary code.

Update instructions:

The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following
package versions:

Ubuntu 21.04:
  firefox                         91.0+build2-0ubuntu0.21.04.1

Ubuntu 20.04 LTS:
  firefox                         91.0+build2-0ubuntu0.20.04.1

Ubuntu 18.04 LTS:
  firefox                         91.0+build2-0ubuntu0.18.04.1

After a standard system update you need to restart Firefox to make
all the necessary changes.

  CVE-2021-29980, CVE-2021-29981, CVE-2021-29982, CVE-2021-29984,
  CVE-2021-29985, CVE-2021-29986, CVE-2021-29987, CVE-2021-29988,
  CVE-2021-29989, CVE-2021-29990

Package Information: