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CVE-2015-4477 Detail

Description

Use-after-free vulnerability in the MediaStream playback feature in Mozilla Firefox before 40.0 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via unspecified use of the Web Audio API.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  08/15/2015

Evaluator Description

CWE-416: Use After Free

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2015-4477
Original release date:
08/15/2015
Last revised:
12/23/2016
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://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2015-08/msg00014.html External Source SUSE openSUSE-SU-2015:1389
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2015-08/msg00015.html External Source SUSE openSUSE-SU-2015:1390
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-03/msg00089.html External Source SUSE openSUSE-SU-2016:0876
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-03/msg00091.html External Source SUSE openSUSE-SU-2016:0894
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2015/mfsa2015-81.html Vendor Advisory External Source CONFIRM http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2015/mfsa2015-81.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.securitytracker.com/id/1033247 External Source SECTRACK 1033247
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2702-1 External Source UBUNTU USN-2702-1
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2702-2 External Source UBUNTU USN-2702-2
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2702-3 External Source UBUNTU USN-2702-3
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1179484 External Source CONFIRM https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1179484
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201605-06 External Source GENTOO GLSA-201605-06

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