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Test ID:1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.844517
Category:Ubuntu Local Security Checks
Title:Ubuntu: Security Advisory for firefox (USN-4443-1)
Summary:The remote host is missing an update for the 'firefox'; package(s) announced via the USN-4443-1 advisory.
Description:Summary:
The remote host is missing an update for the 'firefox'
package(s) announced via the USN-4443-1 advisory.

Vulnerability Insight:
Multiple security issues were discovered in Firefox. If a user were
tricked in to opening a specially crafted website, an attacker could
potentially exploit these to cause a denial of service, obtain sensitive
information, bypass iframe sandbox restrictions, confuse the user, or
execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2020-6463, CVE-2020-6514, CVE-2020-15652,
CVE-2020-15653, CVE-2020-15654, CVE-2020-15656, CVE-2020-15658,
CVE-2020-15659)

It was discovered that redirected HTTP requests which are observed or
modified through a web extension could bypass existing CORS checks. If a
user were tricked in to installing a specially crafted extension, an
attacker could potentially exploit this to obtain sensitive information
across origins. (CVE-2020-15655)

Affected Software/OS:
'firefox' package(s) on Ubuntu 20.04 LTS, Ubuntu 18.04 LTS, Ubuntu 16.04 LTS.

Solution:
Please install the updated package(s).

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-2020-6463
Debian Security Information: DSA-4714 (Google Search)
https://www.debian.org/security/2020/dsa-4714
Debian Security Information: DSA-4736 (Google Search)
https://www.debian.org/security/2020/dsa-4736
Debian Security Information: DSA-4740 (Google Search)
https://www.debian.org/security/2020/dsa-4740
https://lists.fedoraproject.org/archives/list/package-announce@lists.fedoraproject.org/message/OQYH5OK7O4BU6E37WWG5SEEHV65BFSGR/
https://lists.fedoraproject.org/archives/list/package-announce@lists.fedoraproject.org/message/WLFZ5N4EK6I4ZJP5YSKLLVN3ELXEB4XT/
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/202007-60
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/202007-64
https://chromereleases.googleblog.com/2020/04/stable-channel-update-for-desktop_21.html
https://crbug.com/1065186
https://lists.debian.org/debian-lts-announce/2020/07/msg00027.html
https://lists.debian.org/debian-lts-announce/2020/08/msg00006.html
SuSE Security Announcement: openSUSE-SU-2020:0823 (Google Search)
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2020-06/msg00034.html
SuSE Security Announcement: openSUSE-SU-2020:0832 (Google Search)
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2020-06/msg00038.html
SuSE Security Announcement: openSUSE-SU-2020:1147 (Google Search)
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2020-08/msg00008.html
SuSE Security Announcement: openSUSE-SU-2020:1155 (Google Search)
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2020-08/msg00011.html
SuSE Security Announcement: openSUSE-SU-2020:1179 (Google Search)
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2020-08/msg00022.html
SuSE Security Announcement: openSUSE-SU-2020:1189 (Google Search)
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2020-08/msg00025.html
SuSE Security Announcement: openSUSE-SU-2020:1205 (Google Search)
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2020-08/msg00032.html
https://usn.ubuntu.com/4443-1/
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2020-6514
https://lists.fedoraproject.org/archives/list/package-announce@lists.fedoraproject.org/message/MYIDWCHG24ZTFD4P42D4A4WWPPA74BCG/
https://lists.fedoraproject.org/archives/list/package-announce@lists.fedoraproject.org/message/MTRPPTKZ2RKVH2XGQCWNFZ7FOGQ5LLCA/
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/202007-08
http://packetstormsecurity.com/files/158697/WebRTC-usrsctp-Incorrect-Call.html
https://chromereleases.googleblog.com/2020/07/stable-channel-update-for-desktop.html
https://crbug.com/1076703
SuSE Security Announcement: openSUSE-SU-2020:1048 (Google Search)
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2020-09/msg00041.html
SuSE Security Announcement: openSUSE-SU-2020:1061 (Google Search)
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2020-07/msg00069.html
SuSE Security Announcement: openSUSE-SU-2020:1148 (Google Search)
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2020-08/msg00007.html
SuSE Security Announcement: openSUSE-SU-2020:1172 (Google Search)
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2020-08/msg00018.html
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