(RHSA-2020:0520) Important: firefox security update

ID RHSA-2020:0520
Type redhat
Reporter RedHat
Modified 2020-02-17T16:57:57


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

This update upgrades Firefox to version 68.5.0 ESR.

Security Fix(es):

  • Mozilla: Missing bounds check on shared memory read in the parent process (CVE-2020-6796)

  • Mozilla: Memory safety bugs fixed in Firefox 73 and Firefox ESR 68.5 (CVE-2020-6800)

  • Mozilla: Incorrect parsing of template tag could result in JavaScript injection (CVE-2020-6798)

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