(RHSA-2021:0053) Critical: firefox security update

2021-01-11T09:57:21
ID RHSA-2021:0053
Type redhat
Reporter RedHat
Modified 2021-01-11T10:12:42

Description

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

This update upgrades Firefox to version 78.6.1 ESR.

Security Fix(es):

  • Mozilla: Use-after-free write when handling a malicious COOKIE-ECHO SCTP chunk (CVE-2020-16044)

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.