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CVE-2016-1931 Detail

Description

Multiple unspecified vulnerabilities in the browser engine in Mozilla Firefox before 44.0 allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory corruption and application crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via vectors related to uninitialized memory encountered during brotli data compression, and other vectors.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  01/31/2016

Impact

CVSS v3.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 10.0 CRITICAL
Vector: AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:C/C:H/I:H/A:H (V3 legend)
Impact Score: 6.0
Exploitability Score: 3.9


Attack Vector (AV): Network
Attack Complexity (AC): Low
Privileges Required (PR): None
User Interaction (UI): None
Scope (S): Changed
Confidentiality (C): High
Integrity (I): High
Availability (A): High

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): Insufficient_Info
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://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-02/msg00001.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-02/msg00002.html
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2016/mfsa2016-01.html Vendor Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/81953
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1034825
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2880-1
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2880-2
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1180064
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1186973
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1206675
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1207298
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1209358
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1209365
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1209366
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1209368
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1209546
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1222015
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1229825
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1231121
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1234576
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201605-06

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2016-1931
NVD Published Date:
01/31/2016
NVD Last Modified:
09/09/2017