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CVE-2017-5430 Detail

Current Description

Memory safety bugs were reported in Firefox 52, Firefox ESR 52, and Thunderbird 52. Some of these bugs showed evidence of memory corruption and we presume that with enough effort that some of these could be exploited to run arbitrary code. This vulnerability affects Thunderbird < 52.1, Firefox ESR < 52.1, and Firefox < 53.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 9.8 CRITICAL
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/97940 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1038320 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017:1106 Third Party Advisory
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/buglist.cgi?bug_id=1342101%2C1340482%2C1344686%2C1329796%2C1346419%2C1349621%2C1344081%2C1344305%2C1348143%2C1349719%2C1353476%2C1337418%2C1346140%2C1339722 Issue Tracking
https://www.mozilla.org/security/advisories/mfsa2017-10/ Vendor Advisory
https://www.mozilla.org/security/advisories/mfsa2017-12/ Vendor Advisory
https://www.mozilla.org/security/advisories/mfsa2017-13/ Vendor Advisory

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:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux_desktop:7.0
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 cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux_server:7.0
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 cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux_workstation:7.0
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Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox
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Up to (excluding)
53.0
 cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox_esr
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Up to (excluding)
52.1.0
 cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird
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Up to (excluding)
52.1.0


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2017-5430
NVD Published Date:
06/11/2018
NVD Last Modified:
08/09/2018