RedHat has issued an advisory today (December 1):
Upstream announcement and advisory:
The issue is fixed upstream in 3.73 (release notes not available yet):
Updated packages uploaded for Mageia 8 and Cauldron.
MGA8-64 Plasma on Lenovo B50
Restarted firefox after installation
Ref bug 25792 Comment 1 for testing
Firefox seems OK.
Tests as per bug 25792 Comment 1
$ bltest -F
$ certdb_gtest -h
This program contains tests written using Google Test. You can use the
following command line flags to control its behavior:
List the names of all tests instead of running them. The name of
TEST(Foo, Bar) is "Foo.Bar".
and a load more ......
$ certdb_gtest --gtest_list_tests
$ certdb_gtest --gtest_also_run_disabled_tests
dbdir selected is /home/tester8/.netscape
ERROR: Directory "/home/tester8/.netscape" does not exist.
dbtest: function failed: SEC_ERROR_BAD_DATABASE: security library: bad database.
This is all along the lines of the previous update, so OK for me.
Validating. Advisory information in Comment 0.
An update for this issue has been pushed to the Mageia Updates repository.