[ GLSA 201810-01 ] Mozilla Firefox: Multiple vulnerabilities

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Gentoo Linux Security Advisory GLSA 201810-01
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Severity: High
Title: Mozilla Firefox: Multiple vulnerabilities
Date: October 02, 2018
Bugs: #650422, #657976, #659432, #665496, #666760, #667612
ID: 201810-01

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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

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Package / Vulnerable / Unaffected
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1 www-client/firefox =3D 60.2.2
2 www-client/firefox-bin =3D 60.2.2
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2 affected packages

Description

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Mozilla Firefox.
Please review the referenced CVE identifiers 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 a Denial of Service condition.
Furthermore, a remote attacker may be able to perform Man-in-the-Middle
attacks, obtain sensitive information, spoof the address bar, conduct
clickjacking attacks, bypass security restrictions and protection
mechanisms, or have other unspecified impact.

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 “>=3Dwww-client/firefox-60.2.2”

All Mozilla Firefox binary users should upgrade to the latest version:

# emerge –sync
# emerge –ask –oneshot –verbose “>=3Dwww-client/firefox-bin-60.2.2”

References

[ 1 ] CVE-2017-16541
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-16541
[ 2 ] CVE-2018-12358
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-12358
[ 3 ] CVE-2018-12359
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-12359
[ 4 ] CVE-2018-12360
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-12360
[ 5 ] CVE-2018-12361
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-12361
[ 6 ] CVE-2018-12362
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-12362
[ 7 ] CVE-2018-12363
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-12363
[ 8 ] CVE-2018-12364
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-12364
[ 9 ] CVE-2018-12365
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-12365
[ 10 ] CVE-2018-12366
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-12366
[ 11 ] CVE-2018-12367
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-12367
[ 12 ] CVE-2018-12368
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-12368
[ 13 ] CVE-2018-12369
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-12369
[ 14 ] CVE-2018-12370
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-12370
[ 15 ] CVE-2018-12371
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-12371
[ 16 ] CVE-2018-12376
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-12376
[ 17 ] CVE-2018-12377
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-12377
[ 18 ] CVE-2018-12378
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-12378
[ 19 ] CVE-2018-12379
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-12379
[ 20 ] CVE-2018-12381
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-12381
[ 21 ] CVE-2018-12383
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-12383
[ 22 ] CVE-2018-12385
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-12385
[ 23 ] CVE-2018-12386
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-12386
[ 24 ] CVE-2018-12387
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-12387
[ 25 ] CVE-2018-5125
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-5125
[ 26 ] CVE-2018-5127
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-5127
[ 27 ] CVE-2018-5129
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-5129
[ 28 ] CVE-2018-5130
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-5130
[ 29 ] CVE-2018-5131
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-5131
[ 30 ] CVE-2018-5144
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-5144
[ 31 ] CVE-2018-5150
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-5150
[ 32 ] CVE-2018-5154
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-5154
[ 33 ] CVE-2018-5155
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-5155
[ 34 ] CVE-2018-5156
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-5156
[ 35 ] CVE-2018-5157
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-5157
[ 36 ] CVE-2018-5158
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-5158
[ 37 ] CVE-2018-5159
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-5159
[ 38 ] CVE-2018-5168
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-5168
[ 39 ] CVE-2018-5178
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-5178
[ 40 ] CVE-2018-5183
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-5183
[ 41 ] CVE-2018-5186
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-5186
[ 42 ] CVE-2018-5187
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-5187
[ 43 ] CVE-2018-5188
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-5188
[ 44 ] CVE-2018-6126
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-6126

Availability

This GLSA and any updates to it are available for viewing at
the Gentoo Security Website:

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201810-01

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
security@gentoo.org or alternatively, you may file a bug at
https://bugs.gentoo.org.

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