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Test ID:1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.63709
Category:Red Hat Local Security Checks
Title:RedHat Security Advisory RHSA-2009:0397
Summary:NOSUMMARY
Description:Description:
The remote host is missing updates announced in
advisory RHSA-2009:0397.

Mozilla Firefox is an open source Web browser. XULRunner provides the XUL
Runtime environment for Mozilla Firefox.

A memory corruption flaw was discovered in the way Firefox handles XML
files containing an XSLT transform. A remote attacker could use this flaw
to crash Firefox or, potentially, execute arbitrary code as the user
running Firefox. (CVE-2009-1169)

A flaw was discovered in the way Firefox handles certain XUL garbage
collection events. A remote attacker could use this flaw to crash Firefox
or, potentially, execute arbitrary code as the user running Firefox.
(CVE-2009-1044)

For technical details regarding these flaws, refer to the Mozilla security
advisories. You can find a link to the Mozilla advisories in the References
section of this errata.

Firefox users should upgrade to these updated packages, which resolve these
issues. For Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4, they contain backported patches to
the firefox package. For Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5, they contain
backported patches to the xulrunner packages. After installing the update,
Firefox must be restarted for the changes to take effect.

Solution:
Please note that this update is available via
Red Hat Network. To use Red Hat Network, launch the Red
Hat Update Agent with the following command: up2date

http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2009-0397.html
http://www.redhat.com/security/updates/classification/#critical
http://www.mozilla.org/security/known-vulnerabilities/firefox30.html#firefox3.0.8

CVSS Score:
9.3

CVSS Vector:
AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Cross-Ref: Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2009-1044
BugTraq ID: 34181
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/34181
Bugtraq: 20090330 ZDI-09-015: Mozilla Firefox XUL _moveToEdgeShift() Memory Corruption Vulnerability (Google Search)
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/502303/100/0/threaded
Debian Security Information: DSA-1756 (Google Search)
http://www.debian.org/security/2009/dsa-1756
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2009-March/msg01023.html
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2009-March/msg01040.html
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2009-March/msg01077.html
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2009:084
http://blogs.zdnet.com/security/?p=2934
http://blogs.zdnet.com/security/?p=2941
http://cansecwest.com/index.html
http://dvlabs.tippingpoint.com/blog/2009/02/25/pwn2own-2009
http://dvlabs.tippingpoint.com/blog/2009/03/18/pwn2own-2009-day-1---safari-internet-explorer-and-firefox-taken-down-by-four-zero-day-exploits
http://news.cnet.com/8301-1009_3-10199652-83.html
http://twitter.com/tippingpoint1/status/1351635812
http://www.h-online.com/security/Pwn2Own-2009-Safari-IE-8-and-Firefox-exploited--/news/112889
http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-09-015
http://osvdb.org/52896
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A11368
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2009-0397.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2009-0398.html
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1021878
http://secunia.com/advisories/34471
http://secunia.com/advisories/34505
http://secunia.com/advisories/34510
http://secunia.com/advisories/34511
http://secunia.com/advisories/34521
http://secunia.com/advisories/34527
http://secunia.com/advisories/34549
http://secunia.com/advisories/34550
http://secunia.com/advisories/34792
SuSE Security Announcement: SUSE-SA:2009:022 (Google Search)
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2009-04/msg00008.html
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-745-1
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/0864
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2009-1169
BugTraq ID: 34235
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/34235
https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/8285
http://blogs.zdnet.com/security/?p=3013
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A11372
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1021939
http://secunia.com/advisories/34486
SuSE Security Announcement: SUSE-SA:2009:023 (Google Search)
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2009-04/msg00009.html
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/0853
XForce ISS Database: mozilla-xslt-code-execution(49439)
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/49439
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