Fedora 21: firefox Security Update

    Date07 Aug 2015
    CategoryFedora
    12
    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Firefox security release. See: https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/mfsa2015-78/
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    Fedora Update Notification
    FEDORA-2015-13007
    2015-08-07 21:58:14
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    Name        : firefox
    Product     : Fedora 21
    Version     : 39.0.3
    Release     : 1.fc21
    URL         : http://www.mozilla.org/projects/firefox/
    Summary     : Mozilla Firefox Web browser
    Description :
    Mozilla Firefox is an open-source web browser, designed for standards
    compliance, performance and portability.
    
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    Update Information:
    
    Firefox security release. See:
    https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/mfsa2015-78/
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    ChangeLog:
    
    * Thu Aug  6 2015 Martin Stransky  - 39.0.3-1
    - Updated to 39.0.3
    * Mon Jul  6 2015 Martin Stransky  - 39.0-8
    - Added a fix for rhbz#1240259 - Firefox 39 does not open
      home page but "restore session"
    * Thu Jul  2 2015 Martin Stransky  - 39.0-6
    - Added symbolic (high contrast) icon
    * Thu Jun 25 2015 Martin Stransky  - 39.0-5
    - Update to 39.0 Build 6
    - Update nss/nspr versions
    * Wed Jun 17 2015 Fedora Release Engineering  - 38.0.5-4
    - Rebuilt for https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Fedora_23_Mass_Rebuild
    * Mon Jun  8 2015 Jan Horak  - 38.0.5-3
    - System application picker dialog (mozbz#1129873)
    * Fri Jun  5 2015 Martin Stransky  - 38.0.5-2
    - Disabled system colors by default (rhbz#1226489)
    * Wed Jun  3 2015 Jan Horak  - 38.0.5-1
    - Update to 38.0.5
    * Mon Jun  1 2015 Martin Stransky  - 38.0.1-6
    - Added fix for rhbz#1226868 - [GTK3] regression: bad colors
      make notifications unreadable
    * Fri May 29 2015 Martin Stransky  - 38.0.1-5
    - Added patch for mozbz#1169233 - Disabled menu items
      are not greyed out
    * Fri May 29 2015 Martin Stransky  - 38.0.1-4
    - Added patch for mozbz#1160154 - huge bookmark padding
    * Tue May 26 2015 Martin Stransky  - 38.0.1-3
    - spec clean up
    * Fri May 22 2015 Moez Roy  - 38.0.1-2
    - Rebuilt with hardening flags so it passes the checksec test;
    - See also https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Changes/Harden_All_Packages
    * Mon May 18 2015 Martin Stransky  - 38.0.1-1
    - Update to 38.0.1
    * Wed May 13 2015 Martin Stransky  - 38.0-5
    - Added patch for mozilla#1144745 - HiDPI Gtk3 fixes
    * Mon May 11 2015 Martin Stransky  - 38.0-4
    - Update to 38.0 Build 3
    - Added fix for rhbz#1219542
    * Wed May  6 2015 Martin Stransky  - 38.0-2
    - Added fix for mozbz#1161056 - combobox background color
    * Tue May  5 2015 Martin Stransky  - 38.0-1
    - Update to 38.0 Build 2
    * Wed Apr 22 2015 Martin Stransky  - 37.0.2-3
    - Fedora-bookmarks rebuild (rhbz#1210474)
    * Thu Apr 16 2015 Martin Stransky  - 37.0.2-2
    - Update to 37.0.2
    * Tue Apr  7 2015 Martin Stransky  - 37.0.1-2
    - Fixed debug builds
    * Tue Apr  7 2015 Martin Stransky  - 37.0.1-1
    - Update to 37.0.1
    * Mon Apr  6 2015 Tom Callaway  - 37.0-4
    - rebuild for libvpx 1.4.0
    * Tue Mar 31 2015 Marcin Juszkiewicz  - 37.0-3
    - Fix build on AArch64 (based on upstream skia changes)
    * Fri Mar 27 2015 Martin Stransky  - 37.0-2
    - Added tooltip patch (mozbz#1144643)
    * Fri Mar 27 2015 Martin Stransky  - 37.0-1
    - Update to 37.0 Build 2
    * Thu Mar 26 2015 Richard Hughes  - 36.0.4-2
    - Add an AppData file for the software center
    * Sat Mar 21 2015 Martin Stransky  - 36.0.4-1
    - Update to 36.0.4
    * Fri Mar 20 2015 Martin Stransky  - 36.0.3-1
    - Update to 36.0.3
    * Tue Mar 17 2015 Martin Stransky  - 36.0.1-6
    - Fixed rhbz#1201527 - [GTK3] Scrollbars in Firefox
      are not consistent with the rest of the desktop
    * Tue Mar 10 2015 Martin Stransky  - 36.0.1-5
    - Arm build fix
    * Mon Mar  9 2015 Jan Horak  - 36.0.1-1
    - Update to 36.0.1
    * Fri Mar  6 2015 Martin Stransky  - 36.0-4
    - ppc64le build fix
    * Thu Mar  5 2015 Martin Stransky  - 36.0-3
    - Added back the removed "-remote" option
    - Fixed rhbz#1198965 - mozilla-xremote-client has been removed,
      langpack installation may be broken
    * Tue Mar  3 2015 Martin Stransky  - 36.0-2
    - Enable Skia for all arches (rhbz#1197007)
    * Fri Feb 20 2015 Jan Horak  - 36.0-1
    - Update to 36.0
    * Mon Feb  9 2015 Martin Stransky  - 35.0.1-5
    - Fixed rhbz#1190774 - update usear agent string for Fedora
    * Wed Feb  4 2015 Petr Machata  - 35.0.1-4
    - Bump for rebuild.
    * Tue Jan 27 2015 Martin Stransky  - 35.0.1-3
    - Backed out the flash click-to-play setup
    * Mon Jan 26 2015 David Tardon  - 35.0.1-2
    - rebuild for ICU 54.1
    * Fri Jan 23 2015 Martin Stransky  - 35.0.1-1
    - New upstream version
    * Thu Jan 22 2015 Martin Stransky  - 35.0-7
    - Updated hiDPI patch to upstream version (mozbz#975919)
    * Thu Jan 22 2015 Martin Stransky  - 35.0-6
    - Disabled flash by default because of 0day live flash exploit
      (see https://isc.sans.edu/diary/Flash+0-Day+Exploit+Used+by+Angler+Exploit+Kit/19213)
    * Mon Jan 19 2015 Martin Stransky  - 35.0-5
    - Enable release build config
    - Gtk3 - added patch for HiDPI support (mozbz#975919)
    * Mon Jan 19 2015 Martin Stransky  - 35.0-4
    - Gtk3 - fixed tabs rendering
    * Wed Jan 14 2015 Martin Stransky  - 35.0-3
    - Gtk3 - replaced obsoleted focus properties
    - Make start.fedoraproject.org the homepage
    * Mon Jan 12 2015 Martin Stransky  - 35.0-2
    - Update to 35.0 Build 3
    - Gtk3 - added fix for button/entry box sizes
    - Gtk3 - added fix for button/entry focus sizes
    - Spec clean-up (by This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.)
    * Tue Jan  6 2015 Martin Stransky  - 35.0-1
    - Update to 35.0 Build 1
    * Mon Jan  5 2015 Martin Stransky  - 34.0-12
    - Fixed rhbz#1014858 - GLib-CRITICAL **: g_slice_set_config:
      assertion `sys_page_size == 0' failed
    * Fri Jan  2 2015 Martin Stransky  - 34.0-11
    - Build with system jpeg on rawhide
    - Updated ATK patch for gtk3
    * Tue Dec 23 2014 Martin Stransky  - 34.0-9
    - Added fix for rhbz#1173156 - Native NTLM authentication
      on Linux unsupported
    - Added fix for rhbz#1170109 - data corruption bug on armhfp
    * Sat Dec 13 2014 Martin Stransky  - 34.0-8
    - Gtk3 - Workaround for Firefox freeze when accessibility is enabled
    * Fri Dec 12 2014 Martin Stransky  - 34.0-7
    - Added fix for mozbz#1097592 - Firefox freeze in Gtk3
    * Thu Dec 11 2014 Martin Stransky  - 34.0-6
    - Disabled Gtk3 on Fedora 21 and earlier (rhbz#1172926)
    * Wed Dec 10 2014 Martin Stransky  - 34.0-5
    - Disabled flash plugin instllation pop-up (mozbz#1108645)
    * Mon Dec  8 2014 Jiri Vanek   - 34.0-4
    - added and applied patch218, java-plugin-url.patch
    - fixed url for java plugin installation guide
    - resolves rhbz#979985
    * Mon Dec  8 2014 Martin Stransky  - 34.0-3
    - Gtk3 flash plugin fix (rhbz#1171457)
    - Gtk3 theme fixes
    * Wed Dec  3 2014 Jan Horak  - 34.0-2
    - Fix for mozbz#1097550 - wrong default dictionary
    * Mon Dec  1 2014 Martin Stransky  - 34.0-1
    - Update to 34.0 build 2
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    This update can be installed with the "yum" update program.  Use
    su -c 'yum update firefox' at the command line.
    For more information, refer to "Managing Software with yum",
    available at http://docs.fedoraproject.org/yum/.
    
    All packages are signed with the Fedora Project GPG key.  More details on the
    GPG keys used by the Fedora Project can be found at
    https://fedoraproject.org/keys
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