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CVE-2016-1969 Detail

Current Description

The setAttr function in Graphite 2 before 1.3.6, as used in Mozilla Firefox before 45.0 and Firefox ESR 38.x before 38.6.1, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds write) or possibly have unspecified other impact via a crafted Graphite smart font.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 8.8 HIGH
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2016/mfsa2016-38.html Vendor Advisory
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1035215
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1242322
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201605-06

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 2.3

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:/a:sil:graphite2
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Up to (including)
1.3.5

Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox
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Up to (including)
44.0.2
 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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 cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox_esr:38.1.1
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 cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox_esr:38.2.0
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 cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox_esr:38.2.1
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 cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox_esr:38.3.0
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 cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox_esr:38.4.0
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 cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox_esr:38.5.0
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 cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox_esr:38.5.1
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 cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox_esr:38.6.0
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2016-1969
NVD Published Date:
03/13/2016
NVD Last Modified:
12/02/2016