[SECURITY] [DSA 4153-1] firefox-esr security update

ID DEBIAN:DSA-4153-1:99D85
Type debian
Reporter Debian
Modified 2018-03-27T20:10:34


Debian Security Advisory DSA-4153-1 security@debian.org https://www.debian.org/security/ Moritz Muehlenhoff March 27, 2018 https://www.debian.org/security/faq

Package : firefox-esr CVE ID : CVE-2018-5148

It was discovered that a use-after-free in the compositor of Firefox can result in the execution of arbitrary code.

For the oldstable distribution (jessie), this problem has been fixed in version 52.7.3esr-1~deb8u1.

For the stable distribution (stretch), this problem has been fixed in version 52.7.3esr-1~deb9u1.

We recommend that you upgrade your firefox-esr packages.

For the detailed security status of firefox-esr please refer to its security tracker page at: https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/firefox-esr

Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be found at: https://www.debian.org/security/

Mailing list: debian-security-announce@lists.debian.org