Patch  oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20151982
RHSA-2015:1982: firefox security update (Critical)  

Mozilla Firefox is an open source web browser. XULRunner provides the XUL Runtime environment for Mozilla Firefox.
Several flaws were found in the processing of malformed web content. A web page containing malicious content could cause Firefox to crash or, potentially, execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the user running Firefox. (CVE-2015-4513, CVE-2015-7189, CVE-2015-7194, CVE-2015-7196, CVE-2015-7198, CVE-2015-7197)
A same-origin policy bypass flaw was found in the way Firefox handled certain cross-origin resource sharing (CORS) requests. A web page containing malicious content could cause Firefox to disclose sensitive information. (CVE-2015-7193)
A same-origin policy bypass flaw was found in the way Firefox handled URLs containing IP addresses with white-space characters. This could lead to cross-site scripting attacks. (CVE-2015-7188)
Red Hat would like to thank the Mozilla project for reporting these issues. Upstream acknowledges Christian Holler, David Major, Jesse Ruderman, Tyson Smith, Boris Zbarsky, Randell Jesup, Olli Pettay, Karl Tomlinson, Jeff Walden, and Gary Kwong, MichaƂ Bentkowski, Looben Yang, Shinto K Anto, Gustavo Grieco, Vytautas Staraitis, Ronald Crane, and Ehsan Akhgari as the original reporters of these issues.
All Firefox users should upgrade to these updated packages, which contain Firefox version 38.4.0 ESR, which corrects these issues. After installing the update, Firefox must be restarted for the changes to take effect.
Create Date: 2015-11-04 Last Update Date: 2015-11-04

Affected Platforms/Products

Affected Products (CPE + CVE references)
Platforms: unix (from OVAL definitions)
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7

References

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Criteria

The patch should be installed
IF : Any one of the following are true
IF : All of the following are true
IF : firefox is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease2 key
Linux : RPM Test :  firefox is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease2 key 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Unknown object oval:com.redhat.rhsa:obj:20050176002 (Object depth limit may be exceeded) !!!
signature_keyid equals 199e2f91fd431d51
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : firefox is earlier than 0:38.4.0-1.el7_1
WARNING! Unknown test oval:com.redhat.rhsa:tst:20151982014. Please see help for possible reasons
IF : Any one of the following are true
IF : Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 ComputeNode is installed
Linux : RPM Test :  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 ComputeNode is installed 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Unknown object oval:com.redhat.rhsa:obj:20100842004 (Object depth limit may be exceeded) !!!
version pattern match ^7[^\d]
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 Workstation is installed
Linux : RPM Test :  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 Workstation is installed 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Unknown object oval:com.redhat.rhsa:obj:20100842003 (Object depth limit may be exceeded) !!!
version pattern match ^7[^\d]
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 Server is installed
Linux : RPM Test :  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 Server is installed 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Unknown object oval:com.redhat.rhsa:obj:20100842002 (Object depth limit may be exceeded) !!!
version pattern match ^7[^\d]
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 Client is installed
Linux : RPM Test :  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 Client is installed 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Unknown object oval:com.redhat.rhsa:obj:20100842001 (Object depth limit may be exceeded) !!!
version pattern match ^7[^\d]
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : All of the following are true
IF : firefox is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease2 key
Linux : RPM Test :  firefox is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease2 key 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Unknown object oval:com.redhat.rhsa:obj:20050176002 (Object depth limit may be exceeded) !!!
signature_keyid equals 199e2f91fd431d51
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : firefox is earlier than 0:38.4.0-1.el6_7
WARNING! Unknown test oval:com.redhat.rhsa:tst:20151982008. Please see help for possible reasons
IF : Any one of the following are true
IF : Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 ComputeNode is installed
Linux : RPM Test :  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 ComputeNode is installed 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Unknown object oval:com.redhat.rhsa:obj:20100842004 (Object depth limit may be exceeded) !!!
version pattern match ^6[^\d]
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 Workstation is installed
Linux : RPM Test :  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 Workstation is installed 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Unknown object oval:com.redhat.rhsa:obj:20100842003 (Object depth limit may be exceeded) !!!
version pattern match ^6[^\d]
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 Client is installed
Linux : RPM Test :  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 Client is installed 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Unknown object oval:com.redhat.rhsa:obj:20100842001 (Object depth limit may be exceeded) !!!
version pattern match ^6[^\d]
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 Server is installed
Linux : RPM Test :  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 Server is installed 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Unknown object oval:com.redhat.rhsa:obj:20100842002 (Object depth limit may be exceeded) !!!
version pattern match ^6[^\d]
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : All of the following are true
IF : firefox is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease key
Linux : RPM Test :  firefox is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease key 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Unknown object oval:com.redhat.rhsa:obj:20050176002 (Object depth limit may be exceeded) !!!
signature_keyid equals 5326810137017186
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 is installed
Linux : RPM Test :  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 is installed 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Unknown object oval:com.redhat.rhsa:obj:20030315001 (Object depth limit may be exceeded) !!!
version pattern match ^5[^\d]
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : firefox is earlier than 0:38.4.0-1.el5_11
WARNING! Unknown test oval:com.redhat.rhsa:tst:20151982002. Please see help for possible reasons

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