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(Red Hat Issues Fix) Mozilla Firefox Multiple Flaws Let Remote Users Execute Arbitrary Code and Obtain Potentially Sensitive Information
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1030796
SecurityTracker URL:  http://securitytracker.com/id/1030796
CVE Reference:   CVE-2014-1562, CVE-2014-1567   (Links to External Site)
Date:  Sep 3 2014
Impact:   Disclosure of system information, Execution of arbitrary code via network, User access via network
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  
Version(s): prior to versions 31.1, 32.0
Description:   Multiple vulnerabilities were reported in Mozilla Firefox. A remote user can cause arbitrary code to be executed on the target user's system. A remote user can obtain potentially sensitive information.

A remote user can create specially crafted HTML that, when loaded by the target user, will execute arbitrary code on the target system [CVE-2014-1553, CVE-2014-1554, CVE-2014-1562, ].

A remote user can trigger a use-after-free in animating SVG content [CVE-2014-1563].

A remote user can create a specially crafted GIF image that, when rendered by the target user, will access uninitialized memory [CVE-2014-1564].

A remote user can trigger an out-of-bounds read in mozilla::dom::AudioEventTimeline() the creation of an audio timeline in Web Audio to read random memory contents [CVE-2014-1565].

A remote user can trigger a use-after-free in text layout in DirectionalityUtils() [CVE-2014-1567].

Jan de Mooij, Christian Holler, Karl Tomlinson, Randell Jesup, Gary Kwong, Jesse Ruderman, JW Wang, David Weir, Abhishek Arya (Inferno) of the Google Chrome Security Team, Google security researcher Michal Zalewski, regenrecht (via TippingPoint's Zero Day Initiative), and Holger Fuhrmannek reported these vulnerabilities.

Impact:   A remote user can create HTML that, when loaded by the target user, will execute arbitrary code on the target user's system.

A remote user can obtain potentially sensitive information.

Solution:   Red Hat has issued a fix for CVE-2014-1562 and CVE-2014-1567.

The Red Hat advisory is available at:

https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2014-1144.html

Vendor URL:  www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2014/mfsa2014-67.html (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Access control error, Boundary error
Underlying OS:  Linux (Red Hat Enterprise)
Underlying OS Comments:  5, 6, 7

Message History:   This archive entry is a follow-up to the message listed below.
Sep 3 2014 Mozilla Firefox Multiple Flaws Let Remote Users Execute Arbitrary Code and Obtain Potentially Sensitive Information



 Source Message Contents

Subject:  [RHSA-2014:1144-01] Critical: firefox security update

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                   Red Hat Security Advisory

Synopsis:          Critical: firefox security update
Advisory ID:       RHSA-2014:1144-01
Product:           Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Advisory URL:      https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2014-1144.html
Issue date:        2014-09-03
CVE Names:         CVE-2014-1562 CVE-2014-1567 
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1. Summary:

Updated firefox packages that fix two security issues are now available for
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5, 6, and 7.

Red Hat Product Security has rated this update as having Critical security
impact. Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base scores, which give
detailed severity ratings, are available for each vulnerability from the
CVE links in the References section.

2. Relevant releases/architectures:

Red Hat Enterprise Linux (v. 5 server) - i386, ia64, ppc, s390x, x86_64
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Client (v. 7) - x86_64
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Client Optional (v. 7) - x86_64
Red Hat Enterprise Linux ComputeNode Optional (v. 7) - x86_64
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop (v. 5 client) - i386, x86_64
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop (v. 6) - i386, x86_64
Red Hat Enterprise Linux HPC Node Optional (v. 6) - x86_64
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server (v. 6) - i386, ppc64, s390x, x86_64
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server (v. 7) - ppc64, s390x, x86_64
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server Optional (v. 7) - ppc64, s390x, x86_64
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Workstation (v. 6) - i386, x86_64
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Workstation (v. 7) - x86_64
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Workstation Optional (v. 7) - x86_64

3. Description:

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

Several flaws were found in the processing of malformed web content. A web
page containing malicious content could cause Firefox to crash or,
potentially, execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the user running
Firefox. (CVE-2014-1562, CVE-2014-1567)

Red Hat would like to thank the Mozilla project for reporting these issues.
Upstream acknowledges Jan de Mooij as the original reporter of
CVE-2014-1562, and regenrecht as the original reporter of CVE-2014-1567.

For technical details regarding these flaws, refer to the Mozilla security
advisories for Firefox 24.8.0 ESR. You can find a link to the Mozilla
advisories in the References section of this erratum.

All Firefox users should upgrade to these updated packages, which contain
Firefox version 24.8.0 ESR, which corrects these issues. After installing
the update, Firefox must be restarted for the changes to take effect.

4. Solution:

Before applying this update, make sure all previously released errata
relevant to your system have been applied.

This update is available via the Red Hat Network. Details on how to use the
Red Hat Network to apply this update are available at
https://access.redhat.com/articles/11258

5. Bugs fixed (https://bugzilla.redhat.com/):

1135862 - CVE-2014-1562 Mozilla: Miscellaneous memory safety hazards (rv:rv:24.8) (MFSA 2014-67)
1135869 - CVE-2014-1567 Mozilla: Use-after-free setting text directionality (MFSA 2014-72)

6. Package List:

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop (v. 5 client):

Source:
firefox-24.8.0-2.el5_10.src.rpm

i386:
firefox-24.8.0-2.el5_10.i386.rpm
firefox-debuginfo-24.8.0-2.el5_10.i386.rpm

x86_64:
firefox-24.8.0-2.el5_10.i386.rpm
firefox-24.8.0-2.el5_10.x86_64.rpm
firefox-debuginfo-24.8.0-2.el5_10.i386.rpm
firefox-debuginfo-24.8.0-2.el5_10.x86_64.rpm

Red Hat Enterprise Linux (v. 5 server):

Source:
firefox-24.8.0-2.el5_10.src.rpm

i386:
firefox-24.8.0-2.el5_10.i386.rpm
firefox-debuginfo-24.8.0-2.el5_10.i386.rpm

ia64:
firefox-24.8.0-2.el5_10.ia64.rpm
firefox-debuginfo-24.8.0-2.el5_10.ia64.rpm

ppc:
firefox-24.8.0-2.el5_10.ppc.rpm
firefox-debuginfo-24.8.0-2.el5_10.ppc.rpm

s390x:
firefox-24.8.0-2.el5_10.s390.rpm
firefox-24.8.0-2.el5_10.s390x.rpm
firefox-debuginfo-24.8.0-2.el5_10.s390.rpm
firefox-debuginfo-24.8.0-2.el5_10.s390x.rpm

x86_64:
firefox-24.8.0-2.el5_10.i386.rpm
firefox-24.8.0-2.el5_10.x86_64.rpm
firefox-debuginfo-24.8.0-2.el5_10.i386.rpm
firefox-debuginfo-24.8.0-2.el5_10.x86_64.rpm

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop (v. 6):

Source:
firefox-24.8.0-1.el6_5.src.rpm

i386:
firefox-24.8.0-1.el6_5.i686.rpm
firefox-debuginfo-24.8.0-1.el6_5.i686.rpm

x86_64:
firefox-24.8.0-1.el6_5.i686.rpm
firefox-24.8.0-1.el6_5.x86_64.rpm
firefox-debuginfo-24.8.0-1.el6_5.i686.rpm
firefox-debuginfo-24.8.0-1.el6_5.x86_64.rpm

Red Hat Enterprise Linux HPC Node Optional (v. 6):

Source:
firefox-24.8.0-1.el6_5.src.rpm

x86_64:
firefox-24.8.0-1.el6_5.i686.rpm
firefox-24.8.0-1.el6_5.x86_64.rpm
firefox-debuginfo-24.8.0-1.el6_5.i686.rpm
firefox-debuginfo-24.8.0-1.el6_5.x86_64.rpm

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server (v. 6):

Source:
firefox-24.8.0-1.el6_5.src.rpm

i386:
firefox-24.8.0-1.el6_5.i686.rpm
firefox-debuginfo-24.8.0-1.el6_5.i686.rpm

ppc64:
firefox-24.8.0-1.el6_5.ppc.rpm
firefox-24.8.0-1.el6_5.ppc64.rpm
firefox-debuginfo-24.8.0-1.el6_5.ppc.rpm
firefox-debuginfo-24.8.0-1.el6_5.ppc64.rpm

s390x:
firefox-24.8.0-1.el6_5.s390.rpm
firefox-24.8.0-1.el6_5.s390x.rpm
firefox-debuginfo-24.8.0-1.el6_5.s390.rpm
firefox-debuginfo-24.8.0-1.el6_5.s390x.rpm

x86_64:
firefox-24.8.0-1.el6_5.i686.rpm
firefox-24.8.0-1.el6_5.x86_64.rpm
firefox-debuginfo-24.8.0-1.el6_5.i686.rpm
firefox-debuginfo-24.8.0-1.el6_5.x86_64.rpm

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Workstation (v. 6):

Source:
firefox-24.8.0-1.el6_5.src.rpm

i386:
firefox-24.8.0-1.el6_5.i686.rpm
firefox-debuginfo-24.8.0-1.el6_5.i686.rpm

x86_64:
firefox-24.8.0-1.el6_5.i686.rpm
firefox-24.8.0-1.el6_5.x86_64.rpm
firefox-debuginfo-24.8.0-1.el6_5.i686.rpm
firefox-debuginfo-24.8.0-1.el6_5.x86_64.rpm

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Client (v. 7):

Source:
firefox-24.8.0-1.el7_0.src.rpm
xulrunner-24.8.0-1.el7_0.src.rpm

x86_64:
firefox-24.8.0-1.el7_0.x86_64.rpm
firefox-debuginfo-24.8.0-1.el7_0.x86_64.rpm
xulrunner-24.8.0-1.el7_0.i686.rpm
xulrunner-24.8.0-1.el7_0.x86_64.rpm
xulrunner-debuginfo-24.8.0-1.el7_0.i686.rpm
xulrunner-debuginfo-24.8.0-1.el7_0.x86_64.rpm

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Client Optional (v. 7):

x86_64:
firefox-24.8.0-1.el7_0.i686.rpm
firefox-debuginfo-24.8.0-1.el7_0.i686.rpm
xulrunner-debuginfo-24.8.0-1.el7_0.i686.rpm
xulrunner-debuginfo-24.8.0-1.el7_0.x86_64.rpm
xulrunner-devel-24.8.0-1.el7_0.i686.rpm
xulrunner-devel-24.8.0-1.el7_0.x86_64.rpm

Red Hat Enterprise Linux ComputeNode Optional (v. 7):

Source:
xulrunner-24.8.0-1.el7_0.src.rpm

x86_64:
xulrunner-24.8.0-1.el7_0.i686.rpm
xulrunner-24.8.0-1.el7_0.x86_64.rpm
xulrunner-debuginfo-24.8.0-1.el7_0.i686.rpm
xulrunner-debuginfo-24.8.0-1.el7_0.x86_64.rpm
xulrunner-devel-24.8.0-1.el7_0.i686.rpm
xulrunner-devel-24.8.0-1.el7_0.x86_64.rpm

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server (v. 7):

Source:
firefox-24.8.0-1.el7_0.src.rpm
xulrunner-24.8.0-1.el7_0.src.rpm

ppc64:
firefox-24.8.0-1.el7_0.ppc64.rpm
firefox-debuginfo-24.8.0-1.el7_0.ppc64.rpm
xulrunner-24.8.0-1.el7_0.ppc.rpm
xulrunner-24.8.0-1.el7_0.ppc64.rpm
xulrunner-debuginfo-24.8.0-1.el7_0.ppc.rpm
xulrunner-debuginfo-24.8.0-1.el7_0.ppc64.rpm

s390x:
firefox-24.8.0-1.el7_0.s390x.rpm
firefox-debuginfo-24.8.0-1.el7_0.s390x.rpm

x86_64:
firefox-24.8.0-1.el7_0.x86_64.rpm
firefox-debuginfo-24.8.0-1.el7_0.x86_64.rpm
xulrunner-24.8.0-1.el7_0.i686.rpm
xulrunner-24.8.0-1.el7_0.x86_64.rpm
xulrunner-debuginfo-24.8.0-1.el7_0.i686.rpm
xulrunner-debuginfo-24.8.0-1.el7_0.x86_64.rpm

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server Optional (v. 7):

Source:
xulrunner-24.8.0-1.el7_0.src.rpm

ppc64:
firefox-24.8.0-1.el7_0.ppc.rpm
firefox-debuginfo-24.8.0-1.el7_0.ppc.rpm
xulrunner-debuginfo-24.8.0-1.el7_0.ppc.rpm
xulrunner-debuginfo-24.8.0-1.el7_0.ppc64.rpm
xulrunner-devel-24.8.0-1.el7_0.ppc.rpm
xulrunner-devel-24.8.0-1.el7_0.ppc64.rpm

s390x:
firefox-24.8.0-1.el7_0.s390.rpm
firefox-debuginfo-24.8.0-1.el7_0.s390.rpm
xulrunner-24.8.0-1.el7_0.s390.rpm
xulrunner-24.8.0-1.el7_0.s390x.rpm
xulrunner-debuginfo-24.8.0-1.el7_0.s390.rpm
xulrunner-debuginfo-24.8.0-1.el7_0.s390x.rpm
xulrunner-devel-24.8.0-1.el7_0.s390.rpm
xulrunner-devel-24.8.0-1.el7_0.s390x.rpm

x86_64:
firefox-24.8.0-1.el7_0.i686.rpm
firefox-debuginfo-24.8.0-1.el7_0.i686.rpm
xulrunner-debuginfo-24.8.0-1.el7_0.i686.rpm
xulrunner-debuginfo-24.8.0-1.el7_0.x86_64.rpm
xulrunner-devel-24.8.0-1.el7_0.i686.rpm
xulrunner-devel-24.8.0-1.el7_0.x86_64.rpm

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Workstation (v. 7):

Source:
firefox-24.8.0-1.el7_0.src.rpm
xulrunner-24.8.0-1.el7_0.src.rpm

x86_64:
firefox-24.8.0-1.el7_0.x86_64.rpm
firefox-debuginfo-24.8.0-1.el7_0.x86_64.rpm
xulrunner-24.8.0-1.el7_0.i686.rpm
xulrunner-24.8.0-1.el7_0.x86_64.rpm
xulrunner-debuginfo-24.8.0-1.el7_0.i686.rpm
xulrunner-debuginfo-24.8.0-1.el7_0.x86_64.rpm

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Workstation Optional (v. 7):

x86_64:
firefox-24.8.0-1.el7_0.i686.rpm
firefox-debuginfo-24.8.0-1.el7_0.i686.rpm
xulrunner-debuginfo-24.8.0-1.el7_0.i686.rpm
xulrunner-debuginfo-24.8.0-1.el7_0.x86_64.rpm
xulrunner-devel-24.8.0-1.el7_0.i686.rpm
xulrunner-devel-24.8.0-1.el7_0.x86_64.rpm

These packages are GPG signed by Red Hat for security.  Our key and
details on how to verify the signature are available from
https://access.redhat.com/security/team/key/#package

7. References:

https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2014-1562.html
https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2014-1567.html
https://access.redhat.com/security/updates/classification/#critical
https://www.mozilla.org/security/known-vulnerabilities/firefoxESR.html#firefox24.8

8. Contact:

The Red Hat security contact is <secalert@redhat.com>.  More contact
details at https://access.redhat.com/security/team/contact/

Copyright 2014 Red Hat, Inc.
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