SuSE 10 Security Update : MozillaFirefox (ZYPP Patch Number 5218)

2008-05-01T00:00:00
ID SUSE_MOZILLAFIREFOX-5218.NASL
Type nessus
Reporter This script is Copyright (C) 2008-2019 and is owned by Tenable, Inc. or an Affiliate thereof.
Modified 2020-04-02T00:00:00

Description

This update brings Mozilla Firefox to security update version 2.0.0.14

  • Fixes for security problems in the JavaScript engine described in MFSA 2008-15 (CVE-2008-1237) introduced a stability problem, where some users experienced frequent crashes during JavaScript garbage collection. These crashes may be exploitable if someone finds a reliable way to trigger the crash. (MFSA 2008-20 / CVE-2008-1380)

                                        
                                            #%NASL_MIN_LEVEL 80502
#
# (C) Tenable Network Security, Inc.
#
# The text description of this plugin is (C) Novell, Inc.
#

include("compat.inc");

if (description)
{
  script_id(32113);
  script_version ("1.19");
  script_cvs_date("Date: 2019/10/25 13:36:31");

  script_cve_id("CVE-2008-1380");

  script_name(english:"SuSE 10 Security Update : MozillaFirefox (ZYPP Patch Number 5218)");
  script_summary(english:"Checks rpm output for the updated packages");

  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"synopsis", 
    value:"The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch."
  );
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"description", 
    value:
"This update brings Mozilla Firefox to security update version 2.0.0.14

  - Fixes for security problems in the JavaScript engine
    described in MFSA 2008-15 (CVE-2008-1237) introduced a
    stability problem, where some users experienced frequent
    crashes during JavaScript garbage collection. These
    crashes may be exploitable if someone finds a reliable
    way to trigger the crash. (MFSA 2008-20 / CVE-2008-1380)"
  );
  # http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2008/mfsa2008-15.html
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"see_also",
    value:"https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/mfsa2008-15/"
  );
  # http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2008/mfsa2008-20.html
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"see_also",
    value:"https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/mfsa2008-20/"
  );
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"see_also",
    value:"http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2008-1237.html"
  );
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"see_also",
    value:"http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2008-1380.html"
  );
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"solution", value:"Apply ZYPP patch number 5218.");
  script_set_cvss_base_vector("CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C");
  script_cwe_id(399);

  script_set_attribute(attribute:"plugin_type", value:"local");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux");

  script_set_attribute(attribute:"vuln_publication_date", value:"2008/03/27");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"patch_publication_date", value:"2008/04/27");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"plugin_publication_date", value:"2008/05/01");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"generated_plugin", value:"current");
  script_end_attributes();

  script_category(ACT_GATHER_INFO);
  script_copyright(english:"This script is Copyright (C) 2008-2019 and is owned by Tenable, Inc. or an Affiliate thereof.");
  script_family(english:"SuSE Local Security Checks");

  script_dependencies("ssh_get_info.nasl");
  script_require_keys("Host/local_checks_enabled", "Host/cpu", "Host/SuSE/release", "Host/SuSE/rpm-list");

  exit(0);
}


include("global_settings.inc");
include("rpm.inc");


if (!get_kb_item("Host/local_checks_enabled")) exit(0, "Local checks are not enabled.");
if (!get_kb_item("Host/SuSE/release")) exit(0, "The host is not running SuSE.");
if (!get_kb_item("Host/SuSE/rpm-list")) exit(1, "Could not obtain the list of installed packages.");

cpu = get_kb_item("Host/cpu");
if (isnull(cpu)) exit(1, "Failed to determine the architecture type.");
if (cpu >!< "x86_64" && cpu !~ "^i[3-6]86$") exit(1, "Local checks for SuSE 10 on the '"+cpu+"' architecture have not been implemented.");


flag = 0;
if (rpm_check(release:"SLED10", sp:1, reference:"MozillaFirefox-2.0.0.14-0.2.3")) flag++;
if (rpm_check(release:"SLED10", sp:1, reference:"MozillaFirefox-translations-2.0.0.14-0.2.3")) flag++;
if (rpm_check(release:"SLES10", sp:1, reference:"MozillaFirefox-2.0.0.14-0.2.3")) flag++;
if (rpm_check(release:"SLES10", sp:1, reference:"MozillaFirefox-translations-2.0.0.14-0.2.3")) flag++;


if (flag)
{
  if (report_verbosity > 0) security_hole(port:0, extra:rpm_report_get());
  else security_hole(0);
  exit(0);
}
else exit(0, "The host is not affected.");