firefox (SL7)

Synopsis: Important: firefox security update
Advisory ID: SLSA-2021:5014-1
Issue Date: 2021-12-08
CVE Numbers: CVE-2021-43536
CVE-2021-43537
CVE-2021-43538
CVE-2021-43539
CVE-2021-43541
CVE-2021-43542
CVE-2021-43543
CVE-2021-43545
CVE-2021-43546

This update upgrades Firefox to version 91.4.0 ESR.

Security Fix(es):

* Mozilla: Memory safety bugs fixed in Firefox 95 and Firefox ESR 91.4

* Mozilla: URL leakage when navigating while executing asynchronous
function (CVE-2021-43536)

* Mozilla: Heap buffer overflow when using structured clone
(CVE-2021-43537)

* Mozilla: Missing fullscreen and pointer lock notification when
requesting both (CVE-2021-43538)

* Mozilla: GC rooting failure when calling wasm instance methods
(CVE-2021-43539)

* Mozilla: External protocol handler parameters were unescaped
(CVE-2021-43541)

* Mozilla: XMLHttpRequest error codes could have leaked the existence of
an external protocol handler (CVE-2021-43542)

* Mozilla: Bypass of CSP sandbox directive when embedding (CVE-2021-43543)

* Mozilla: Denial of Service when using the Location API in a loop
(CVE-2021-43545)

* Mozilla: Cursor spoofing could overlay user interface when native cursor
is zoomed (CVE-2021-43546)

For more details about the security issue(s), including the impact, a CVSS
score, acknowledgments, and other related information, refer to the CVE

SL7
x86_64
firefox-91.4.0-1.el7_9.x86_64.rpm
firefox-debuginfo-91.4.0-1.el7_9.x86_64.rpm
firefox-91.4.0-1.el7_9.i686.rpm

– Scientific Linux Development Team