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CVE-2015-4522 Detail

Current Description

The nsUnicodeToUTF8::GetMaxLength function in Mozilla Firefox before 41.0 and Firefox ESR 38.x before 38.3 might allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory corruption and application crash) or possibly have unspecified other impact via unknown vectors, related to an "overflow."

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2015-10/msg00000.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2015-10/msg00003.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2015-10/msg00004.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2015-10/msg00005.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2015-10/msg00007.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2015-11/msg00025.html
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2015-1834.html
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2015-1852.html
http://www.debian.org/security/2015/dsa-3365
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2015/mfsa2015-112.html Vendor Advisory
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/bulletinapr2016-2952098.html
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/linuxbulletinoct2015-2719645.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/76816
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1033640
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2743-1
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2743-2
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2743-3
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2743-4
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2754-1
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1170794

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-119 Improper Restriction of Operations within the Bounds of a Memory Buffer NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox_esr:38.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox_esr:38.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox_esr:38.0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox_esr:38.1.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox_esr:38.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox_esr:38.2.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox_esr:38.2.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
40.0.3


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2015-4522
NVD Published Date:
09/24/2015
NVD Last Modified:
12/21/2016