An update that fixes 22 vulnerabilities is now available.
Mozilla Firefox was updated to 48.0 to fix security issues, bugs, and deliver various improvements.
The following major changes are included:
- Process separation (e10s) is enabled for some users - Add-ons that have not been verified and signed by Mozilla will not load - WebRTC enhancements - The media parser has been redeveloped using the Rust programming language - better Canvas performance with speedy Skia support - Now requires NSS 3.24
The following security issues were fixed: (boo#991809)
The following non-security changes are included:
- The AppData description and screenshots were updated. - Fix Firefox crash on startup on i586 (boo#986541) - The Selenium WebDriver may have caused Firefox to crash at startup - fix build issues with gcc/binutils combination used in Leap 42.2 (boo#984637) - Fix running on 48bit va aarch64 (boo#984126) - fix XUL dialog button order under KDE session (boo#984403)
Mozilla NSS was updated to 3.24 as a dependency.
Changes in mozilla-nss:
- NSS softoken updated with latest NIST guidance - NSS softoken updated to allow NSS to run in FIPS Level 1 (no password) - Various added and deprecated functions - Remove most code related to SSL v2, including the ability to actively send a SSLv2-compatible client hello. - Protect against the Cachebleed attack. - Disable support for DTLS compression. - Improve support for TLS 1.3. This includes support for DTLS 1.3. (experimental)
To install this openSUSE Security Update use YaST online_update. Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:
- openSUSE 13.1:
zypper in -t patch 2016-960=1
To bring your system up-to-date, use "zypper patch".