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From: Aaron Bauman <bman@g.o>
To: gentoo-announce@l.g.o
Subject: [gentoo-announce] [ GLSA 201911-07 ] Mozilla Firefox: Multiple vulnerabilities
Date: Mon, 25 Nov 2019 00:26:02
Message-Id: 20191125001734.GF6630@bubba.lan
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Gentoo Linux Security Advisory                           GLSA 201911-07
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                                           https://security.gentoo.org/
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 Severity: Normal
    Title: Mozilla Firefox: Multiple vulnerabilities
     Date: November 25, 2019
     Bugs: #693442, #698512
       ID: 201911-07

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Synopsis
========

Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in Mozilla Firefox, the worst
of which could result in the arbitrary execution of code.

Background
==========

Mozilla Firefox is a popular open-source web browser from the Mozilla
Project.

Affected packages
=================

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     Package              /     Vulnerable     /            Unaffected
    -------------------------------------------------------------------
  1  www-client/firefox           < 68.2.0                  >= 68.2.0 
  2  www-client/firefox-bin       < 68.2.0                  >= 68.2.0 
    -------------------------------------------------------------------
     2 affected packages

Description
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Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Mozilla Firefox.
Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.

Impact
======

Please review the referenced CVE identifiers for details.

Workaround
==========

There is no known workaround at this time.

Resolution
==========

All Firefox users should upgrade to the latest version:

  # emerge --sync
  # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=www-client/firefox-68.2.0"

All Firefox binary users should upgrade to the latest version:

  # emerge --sync
  # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=www-client/firefox-bin-68.2.0"

References
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[ 1 ] CVE-2019-11740
      https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-11740
[ 2 ] CVE-2019-11742
      https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-11742
[ 3 ] CVE-2019-11743
      https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-11743
[ 4 ] CVE-2019-11744
      https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-11744
[ 5 ] CVE-2019-11746
      https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-11746
[ 6 ] CVE-2019-11752
      https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-11752
[ 7 ] CVE-2019-9812
      https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-9812

Availability
============

This GLSA and any updates to it are available for viewing at
the Gentoo Security Website:

 https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201911-07

Concerns?
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Security is a primary focus of Gentoo Linux and ensuring the
confidentiality and security of our users' machines is of utmost
importance to us. Any security concerns should be addressed to
security@g.o or alternatively, you may file a bug at
https://bugs.gentoo.org.

License
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Copyright 2019 Gentoo Foundation, Inc; referenced text
belongs to its owner(s).

The contents of this document are licensed under the
Creative Commons - Attribution / Share Alike license.

https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.5

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