USN-717-3: Firefox vulnerabilities
Posted on: 02/11/2009 02:55 AM

A new Firefox vulnerabilities update is available for Ubuntu Linux. Here the announcement:

Ubuntu Security Notice USN-717-3 February 11, 2009
firefox vulnerabilities
CVE-2008-5510, CVE-2009-0357
===========================================================

A security issue affects the following Ubuntu releases:

Ubuntu 6.06 LTS

This advisory also applies to the corresponding versions of
Kubuntu, Edubuntu, and Xubuntu.

The problem can be corrected by upgrading your system to the
following package versions:

Ubuntu 6.06 LTS:
firefox 1.5.dfsg+1.5.0.15~prepatch080614j-0ubuntu1

After a standard system upgrade you need to restart Firefox to effect the
necessary changes.

Details follow:

Kojima Hajime discovered that Firefox did not properly handle an escaped null
character. An attacker may be able to exploit this flaw to bypass script
sanitization. (CVE-2008-5510)

Wladimir Palant discovered that Firefox did not restrict access to cookies in
HTTP response headers. If a user were tricked into opening a malicious web
page, a remote attacker could view sensitive information. (CVE-2009-0357)


Updated packages for Ubuntu 6.06 LTS:

Source archives:

http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/f/firefox/firefox_1.5.dfsg+1.5.0.15~prepatch080614j-0ubuntu1.diff.gz
Size/MD5: 184569 201540f2560ee07d0a7b30d367ce41bd
http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/f/firefox/firefox_1.5.dfsg+1.5.0.15~prepatch080614j-0ubuntu1.dsc
Size/MD5: 1800 e8a6f2726dbc06dade12a0ebc19c7fae
http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/f/firefox/firefox_1.5.dfsg+1.5.0.15~prepatch080614j.orig.tar.gz
Size/MD5: 48454140 496d1a74f2a98e8983737a874a9db29f

Architecture independent packages:

http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/f/firefox/mozilla-firefox_1.5.dfsg+1.5.0.15~prepatch080614j-0ubuntu1_all.deb
Size/MD5: 53638 9a18c7067527411eababced232354e7c
http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/universe/f/firefox/mozilla-firefox-dev_1.5.dfsg+1.5.0.15~prepatch080614j-0ubuntu1_all.deb
Size/MD5: 52746 fa9d687831d30b8f8ef39da07c7a1ff4

amd64 architecture (Athlon64, Opteron, EM64T Xeon):

http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/f/firefox/firefox-dbg_1.5.dfsg+1.5.0.15~prepatch080614j-0ubuntu1_amd64.deb
Size/MD5: 47675616 d3b427dc0d4db0eebb5f3147ce3d29bb
http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/f/firefox/firefox-dev_1.5.dfsg+1.5.0.15~prepatch080614j-0ubuntu1_amd64.deb
Size/MD5: 3045278 1683527a70cdf674f7b711ad559db6b4
http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/f/firefox/firefox-gnome-support_1.5.dfsg+1.5.0.15~prepatch080614j-0ubuntu1_amd64.deb
Size/MD5: 85802 d88ad731cdfc825cb1f88ad91d8fbe2d
http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/f/firefox/firefox_1.5.dfsg+1.5.0.15~prepatch080614j-0ubuntu1_amd64.deb
Size/MD5: 9522850 b6d18064354f4e733894ce40fe048be4
http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/f/firefox/libnspr-dev_1.firefox1.5.dfsg+1.5.0.15~prepatch080614j-0ubuntu1_amd64.deb
Size/MD5: 228116 90343b0a500020dd643c049164ba9c93
http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/f/firefox/libnspr4_1.firefox1.5.dfsg+1.5.0.15~prepatch080614j-0ubuntu1_amd64.deb
Size/MD5: 165590 3c2be076fb6d9c61cb42d938a90b93d2
http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/f/firefox/libnss-dev_1.firefox1.5.dfsg+1.5.0.15~prepatch080614j-0ubuntu1_amd64.deb
Size/MD5: 254734 4198117776b43f20ca6d70b554b81db7
http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/f/firefox/libnss3_1.firefox1.5.dfsg+1.5.0.15~prepatch080614j-0ubuntu1_amd64.deb
Size/MD5: 826298 b88f70f60cb48caa96add58750e5b4bd
http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/universe/f/firefox/firefox-dom-inspector_1.5.dfsg+1.5.0.15~prepatch080614j-0ubuntu1_amd64.deb
Size/MD5: 218730 e76dcc4583433117dbd7b81a77a858f5

i386 architecture (x86 compatible Intel/AMD):

http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/f/firefox/firefox-dbg_1.5.dfsg+1.5.0.15~prepatch080614j-0ubuntu1_i386.deb
Size/MD5: 44222898 8c37f41c90782d6f7a1bef130a33bebc
http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/f/firefox/firefox-dev_1.5.dfsg+1.5.0.15~prepatch080614j-0ubuntu1_i386.deb
Size/MD5: 3042728 4542d11b7a0d330ba036246b518b7348
http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/f/firefox/firefox-gnome-support_1.5.dfsg+1.5.0.15~prepatch080614j-0ubuntu1_i386.deb
Size/MD5: 78320 a09d5ac38d8656b09b02f61de4a3a848
http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/f/firefox/firefox_1.5.dfsg+1.5.0.15~prepatch080614j-0ubuntu1_i386.deb
Size/MD5: 8031042 89edcd5c182b752bd4a81d53bb4fcf9c
http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/f/firefox/libnspr-dev_1.firefox1.5.dfsg+1.5.0.15~prepatch080614j-0ubuntu1_i386.deb
Size/MD5: 226174 0837e3ee67b4f6cde742c775e037f458
http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/f/firefox/libnspr4_1.firefox1.5.dfsg+1.5.0.15~prepatch080614j-0ubuntu1_i386.deb
Size/MD5: 150976 6405eb0e815c96e8627f2b4d136eff11
http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/f/firefox/libnss-dev_1.firefox1.5.dfsg+1.5.0.15~prepatch080614j-0ubuntu1_i386.deb
Size/MD5: 255144 0e40cab26f0632c3d8687def727799c5
http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/f/firefox/libnss3_1.firefox1.5.dfsg+1.5.0.15~prepatch080614j-0ubuntu1_i386.deb
Size/MD5: 716692 950b133f03721a6e850c39374211eed9
http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/universe/f/firefox/firefox-dom-inspector_1.5.dfsg+1.5.0.15~prepatch080614j-0ubuntu1_i386.deb
Size/MD5: 212318 32b6d850fe57e89ae8646adb606552df

powerpc architecture (Apple Macintosh G3/G4/G5):

http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/f/firefox/firefox-dbg_1.5.dfsg+1.5.0.15~prepatch080614j-0ubuntu1_powerpc.deb
Size/MD5: 49080148 8c660c35194a0d6ea0eaef04217fabee
http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/f/firefox/firefox-dev_1.5.dfsg+1.5.0.15~prepatch080614j-0ubuntu1_powerpc.deb
Size/MD5: 2858774 459ccaa976dadf0a084d79a749a1117e
http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/f/firefox/firefox-gnome-support_1.5.dfsg+1.5.0.15~prepatch080614j-0ubuntu1_powerpc.deb
Size/MD5: 81422 ebce34e5fbdc9f9512eb52ff4722ae5b
http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/f/firefox/firefox_1.5.dfsg+1.5.0.15~prepatch080614j-0ubuntu1_powerpc.deb
Size/MD5: 9112744 6b2cda45169a8a9bb7b13afd2698a304
http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/f/firefox/libnspr-dev_1.firefox1.5.dfsg+1.5.0.15~prepatch080614j-0ubuntu1_powerpc.deb
Size/MD5: 222260 6aae274c9ced525cd99cc4995a893118
http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/f/firefox/libnspr4_1.firefox1.5.dfsg+1.5.0.15~prepatch080614j-0ubuntu1_powerpc.deb
Size/MD5: 163044 390f958f20ee78f041342d934b67edcd
http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/f/firefox/libnss-dev_1.firefox1.5.dfsg+1.5.0.15~prepatch080614j-0ubuntu1_powerpc.deb
Size/MD5: 247834 3a4363d4e6b72e79826f46013328d975
http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/f/firefox/libnss3_1.firefox1.5.dfsg+1.5.0.15~prepatch080614j-0ubuntu1_powerpc.deb
Size/MD5: 816088 69bf430f8f920576685682d684dd0159
http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/universe/f/firefox/firefox-dom-inspector_1.5.dfsg+1.5.0.15~prepatch080614j-0ubuntu1_powerpc.deb
Size/MD5: 215280 33d4ae48f71b7ac9c0b8a3ddaccbe9b9

sparc architecture (Sun SPARC/UltraSPARC):

http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/f/firefox/firefox-dbg_1.5.dfsg+1.5.0.15~prepatch080614j-0ubuntu1_sparc.deb
Size/MD5: 45627582 86289259deef3338488deff398981f8f
http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/f/firefox/firefox-dev_1.5.dfsg+1.5.0.15~prepatch080614j-0ubuntu1_sparc.deb
Size/MD5: 2858786 b846d70d98da5c911c56175900f38561
http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/f/firefox/firefox-gnome-support_1.5.dfsg+1.5.0.15~prepatch080614j-0ubuntu1_sparc.deb
Size/MD5: 79926 b001d774bd2f4eeba25abe99aaf806f1
http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/f/firefox/firefox_1.5.dfsg+1.5.0.15~prepatch080614j-0ubuntu1_sparc.deb
Size/MD5: 8498570 191dac8aa9174eefd1a0bdfe212b453a
http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/f/firefox/libnspr-dev_1.firefox1.5.dfsg+1.5.0.15~prepatch080614j-0ubuntu1_sparc.deb
Size/MD5: 222282 2dc8e2df944c5d49c4e7a409077eb3ff
http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/f/firefox/libnspr4_1.firefox1.5.dfsg+1.5.0.15~prepatch080614j-0ubuntu1_sparc.deb
Size/MD5: 152948 68af6ea71c2386cff897d0862f2025ab
http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/f/firefox/libnss-dev_1.firefox1.5.dfsg+1.5.0.15~prepatch080614j-0ubuntu1_sparc.deb
Size/MD5: 247844 243fcbcde87e019f0e81748b9db25014
http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/f/firefox/libnss3_1.firefox1.5.dfsg+1.5.0.15~prepatch080614j-0ubuntu1_sparc.deb
Size/MD5: 727550 dcb087f639cc1fe8be4fea51c4034d28
http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/universe/f/firefox/firefox-dom-inspector_1.5.dfsg+1.5.0.15~prepatch080614j-0ubuntu1_sparc.deb
Size/MD5: 212730 d74dc227e12ba13b96cb586edefe1c90



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