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CVE-2017-5462 Detail

Current Description

A flaw in DRBG number generation within the Network Security Services (NSS) library where the internal state V does not correctly carry bits over. The NSS library has been updated to fix this issue to address this issue and Firefox ESR 52.1 has been updated with NSS version 3.28.4. This vulnerability affects Thunderbird < 52.1, Firefox ESR < 45.9, 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: 5.3 MEDIUM
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:L/A:N

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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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://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1345089 Issue Tracking
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201705-04 Third Party Advisory
https://www.debian.org/security/2017/dsa-3831 Third Party Advisory
https://www.debian.org/security/2017/dsa-3872 Third Party Advisory
https://www.mozilla.org/security/advisories/mfsa2017-10/ Vendor Advisory
https://www.mozilla.org/security/advisories/mfsa2017-11/ 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-682 Incorrect Calculation NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:debian:debian_linux:8.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (excluding)
53.0
 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox_esr:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (excluding)
45.9.0
 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox_esr:52.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:network_security_services:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (excluding)
3.28.4
 cpe:2.3: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-2017-5462
NVD Published Date:
06/11/2018
NVD Last Modified:
10/02/2019