firefox security update

2018-09-28T16:44:12
ID CESA-2018:2835
Type centos
Reporter CentOS Project
Modified 2018-09-28T16:44:12

Description

CentOS Errata and Security Advisory CESA-2018:2835

Mozilla Firefox is an open-source web browser, designed for standards compliance, performance, and portability.

This update upgrades Firefox to version 60.2.1 ESR.

Security Fix(es):

  • Mozilla: Crash in TransportSecurityInfo due to cached data (CVE-2018-12385)

  • Mozilla: Setting a master password post-Firefox 58 does not delete unencrypted previously stored passwords (CVE-2018-12383)

For more details about the security issue(s), including the impact, a CVSS score, and other related information, refer to the CVE page(s) listed in the References section.

Red Hat would like to thank the Mozilla project for reporting these issues. Upstream acknowledges Philipp and Jurgen Gaeremyn as the original reporters.

Merged security bulletin from advisories: http://lists.centos.org/pipermail/centos-announce/2018-September/023028.html

Affected packages: firefox

Upstream details at: