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CVE-2015-7212 Detail

Description

Integer overflow in the mozilla::layers::BufferTextureClient::AllocateForSurface function in Mozilla Firefox before 43.0 and Firefox ESR 38.x before 38.5 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code by triggering a graphics operation that requires a large texture allocation.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  12/16/2015

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2015-7212
Original release date:
12/16/2015
Last revised:
03/23/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
7.5 HIGH
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
6.4
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.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2015-December/174083.html External Source FEDORA FEDORA-2015-51b1105902
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2015-December/174253.html External Source FEDORA FEDORA-2015-7ab3d3afcf
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2015-12/msg00021.html External Source SUSE SUSE-SU-2015:2334
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2015-12/msg00022.html External Source SUSE SUSE-SU-2015:2335
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2015-12/msg00023.html External Source SUSE SUSE-SU-2015:2336
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2015-12/msg00038.html External Source SUSE openSUSE-SU-2015:2380
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2015-12/msg00049.html External Source SUSE openSUSE-SU-2015:2406
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2015-12/msg00104.html External Source SUSE openSUSE-SU-2015:2353
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2016-02/msg00007.html External Source SUSE openSUSE-SU-2016:0307
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2016-02/msg00008.html External Source SUSE openSUSE-SU-2016:0308
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2015-2657.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2015:2657
http://www.debian.org/security/2015/dsa-3422 External Source DEBIAN DSA-3422
http://www.debian.org/security/2016/dsa-3432 External Source DEBIAN DSA-3432
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2015/mfsa2015-139.html Vendor Advisory External Source CONFIRM http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2015/mfsa2015-139.html
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/linuxbulletinjan2016-2867209.html External Source CONFIRM http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/linuxbulletinjan2016-2867209.html
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/linuxbulletinoct2015-2719645.html External Source CONFIRM http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/linuxbulletinoct2015-2719645.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/79279 External Source BID 79279
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1034426 External Source SECTRACK 1034426
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2833-1 External Source UBUNTU USN-2833-1
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2859-1 External Source UBUNTU USN-2859-1
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1222809 External Source CONFIRM https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1222809
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201512-10 External Source GENTOO GLSA-201512-10

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