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CVE-2014-1538 Detail

Description

Use-after-free vulnerability in the nsTextEditRules::CreateMozBR function in Mozilla Firefox before 30.0, Firefox ESR 24.x before 24.6, and Thunderbird before 24.6 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (heap memory corruption) via unspecified vectors.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  06/11/2014

Evaluator Description

Per: http://cwe.mitre.org/data/definitions/416.html "CWE-416: Use After Free"

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2014-1538
Original release date:
06/11/2014
Last revised:
12/27/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
10.0 HIGH
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
10.0
Exploitability Subscore:
10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
Low
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://linux.oracle.com/errata/ELSA-2014-0741.html External Source CONFIRM http://linux.oracle.com/errata/ELSA-2014-0741.html
http://linux.oracle.com/errata/ELSA-2014-0742.html External Source CONFIRM http://linux.oracle.com/errata/ELSA-2014-0742.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2014-06/msg00019.html External Source SUSE openSUSE-SU-2014:0797
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2014-06/msg00023.html External Source SUSE SUSE-SU-2014:0824
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2014-06/msg00040.html External Source SUSE openSUSE-SU-2014:0819
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2014-07/msg00001.html External Source SUSE openSUSE-SU-2014:0855
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2014-07/msg00004.html External Source SUSE openSUSE-SU-2014:0858
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2014-0741.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2014:0741
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2014-0742.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2014:0742
http://secunia.com/advisories/59328 External Source SECUNIA 59328
http://secunia.com/advisories/59425 External Source SECUNIA 59425
http://secunia.com/advisories/59486 External Source SECUNIA 59486
http://www.debian.org/security/2014/dsa-2955 External Source DEBIAN DSA-2955
http://www.debian.org/security/2014/dsa-2960 External Source DEBIAN DSA-2960
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2014/mfsa2014-49.html Vendor Advisory External Source CONFIRM http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2014/mfsa2014-49.html
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/bulletinapr2016-2952098.html External Source CONFIRM http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/bulletinapr2016-2952098.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/67976 External Source BID 67976
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1030386 External Source SECTRACK 1030386
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1030388 External Source SECTRACK 1030388
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2243-1 External Source UBUNTU USN-2243-1
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2250-1 External Source UBUNTU USN-2250-1
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1005584 External Source CONFIRM https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1005584
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1107421 External Source CONFIRM https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1107421
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201504-01 External Source GENTOO GLSA-201504-01

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