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CVE-2014-1538 Detail

Current 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
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Evaluator Description

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

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 10.0 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Complete
Integrity (I): Complete
Availability (A): Complete
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows unauthorized modification
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://linux.oracle.com/errata/ELSA-2014-0741.html
http://linux.oracle.com/errata/ELSA-2014-0742.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2014-06/msg00019.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2014-06/msg00023.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2014-06/msg00040.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2014-07/msg00001.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2014-07/msg00004.html
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2014-0741.html
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2014-0742.html
http://secunia.com/advisories/59328
http://secunia.com/advisories/59425
http://secunia.com/advisories/59486
http://www.debian.org/security/2014/dsa-2955
http://www.debian.org/security/2014/dsa-2960
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2014/mfsa2014-49.html Vendor Advisory
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/bulletinapr2016-2952098.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/67976
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1030386
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1030388
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2243-1
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2250-1
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1005584
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1107421
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201504-01

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
29.0.1

Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox_esr:24.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox_esr:24.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox_esr:24.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox_esr:24.1.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox_esr:24.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox_esr:24.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox_esr:24.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox_esr:24.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox_esr:24.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Configuration 3 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:24.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:24.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:24.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:24.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:24.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:24.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:24.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
24.5


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2014-1538
NVD Published Date:
06/11/2014
NVD Last Modified:
12/27/2017