CVE-2017-5411 Detail

Current Description

A use-after-free can occur during buffer storage operations within the ANGLE graphics library, used for WebGL content. The buffer storage can be freed while still in use in some circumstances, leading to a potentially exploitable crash. Note: This issue is in "libGLES", which is only in use on Windows. Other operating systems are not affected. This vulnerability affects Firefox < 52 and Thunderbird < 52.


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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score:  7.5 HIGH
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H


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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/96692 Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1037966 Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1325511 Exploit  Issue Tracking  Vendor Advisory 
https://www.mozilla.org/security/advisories/mfsa2017-05/ Vendor Advisory 
https://www.mozilla.org/security/advisories/mfsa2017-09/ Vendor Advisory 

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-416 Use After Free cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2017-5411
NVD Published Date:
06/11/2018
NVD Last Modified:
08/02/2018
Source:
Mozilla Corporation