Security update for seamonkey (important)

ID OPENSUSE-SU-2018:2807-1
Type suse
Reporter Suse
Modified 2018-09-22T09:21:07


This update for seamonkey fixes the following issues:

Mozilla Seamonkey was updated to 2.49.4:

Now uses Gecko 52.9.1esr (boo#1098998).

Security issues fixed with MFSA 2018-16 (boo#1098998):

  • CVE-2018-12359: Buffer overflow using computed size of canvas element
  • CVE-2018-12360: Use-after-free when using focus()
  • CVE-2018-12362: Integer overflow in SSSE3 scaler
  • CVE-2018-5156: Media recorder segmentation fault when track type is changed during capture
  • CVE-2018-12363: Use-after-free when appending DOM nodes
  • CVE-2018-12364: CSRF attacks through 307 redirects and NPAPI plugins
  • CVE-2018-12365: Compromised IPC child process can list local filenames
  • CVE-2018-12366: Invalid data handling during QCMS transformations
  • CVE-2018-5188: Memory safety bugs fixed in Firefox 60, Firefox ESR 60.1, and Firefox ESR 52.9

Localizations finally included again (boo#1062195)

Updated summary and description to more accurately reflect what SeaMonkey is, giving less prominence to the long- discontinued Mozilla Application Suite that many users may no longer be familiar with

Update to Seamonkey 2.49.2

  • Gecko 52.6esr (including security relevant fixes) (boo#1077291)
  • fix issue in Composer
  • With some themes, the menulist- and history-dropmarker didn't show
  • Scrollbars didn't show the buttons
  • WebRTC has been disabled by default. It needs an add-on to enable it per site
  • The active title bar was not visually emphasized

Correct requires and provides handling (boo#1076907)

This update was imported from the openSUSE:Leap:15.0:Update update project.