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CVE-2015-4484 Detail

Current Description

The js::jit::AssemblerX86Shared::lock_addl function in the JavaScript implementation in Mozilla Firefox before 40.0 and Firefox ESR 38.x before 38.2 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) by leveraging the use of shared memory and accessing (1) an Atomics object or (2) a SharedArrayBuffer object.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 5.0 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


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

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2015-08/msg00014.html Third Party Advisory
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2015-08/msg00015.html Third Party Advisory
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2015-08/msg00021.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2015-09/msg00016.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2015-11/msg00025.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2015-08/msg00030.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2015-08/msg00031.html
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2015-1586.html
http://www.debian.org/security/2015/dsa-3333
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2015/mfsa2015-87.html Vendor Advisory
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/bulletinapr2016-2952098.html Third Party Advisory
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1033247
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2702-1 Third Party Advisory
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2702-2 Third Party Advisory
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2702-3
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1171540 Issue Tracking
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201605-06

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Improper Restriction of Operations within the Bounds of a Memory Buffer (CWE-119)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.3

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:/o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:12.04::~~lts~~~
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 cpe:/o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:14.04::~~lts~~~
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 cpe:/o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:15.04
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 cpe:/o:opensuse:opensuse:13.1
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 cpe:/o:opensuse:opensuse:13.2
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Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox
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Up to (including)
39.0.3
 cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox_esr:38.0
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 cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox_esr:38.0.1
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 cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox_esr:38.0.5
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 cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox_esr:38.1.0
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Configuration 3 ( hide )
 cpe:/o:oracle:solaris:11.3
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2015-4484
NVD Published Date:
08/15/2015
NVD Last Modified:
10/30/2018