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CVE-2017-7792 Detail

Current Description

A buffer overflow will occur when viewing a certificate in the certificate manager if the certificate has an extremely long object identifier (OID). This results in a potentially exploitable crash. This vulnerability affects Thunderbird < 52.3, Firefox ESR < 52.3, and Firefox < 55.

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

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/100206 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1039124 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017:2456 Third Party Advisory
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017:2534 Third Party Advisory
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1368652 Exploit Issue Tracking Patch Vendor Advisory
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201803-14 Third Party Advisory
https://www.debian.org/security/2017/dsa-3928 Third Party Advisory
https://www.debian.org/security/2017/dsa-3968 Third Party Advisory
https://www.mozilla.org/security/advisories/mfsa2017-18/ Vendor Advisory
https://www.mozilla.org/security/advisories/mfsa2017-19/ Vendor Advisory
https://www.mozilla.org/security/advisories/mfsa2017-20/ 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:debian:debian_linux:8.0
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:9.0
     Show Matching CPE(s)

Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:5.0
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:6.0
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:7.0
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux_desktop:5.0
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux_desktop:6.0
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux_desktop:7.0
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux_server:5.0
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux_server:6.0
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux_server:7.0
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux_server_aus:7.3
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux_server_aus:7.4
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux_server_eus:7.3
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux_server_eus:7.4
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux_server_eus:7.5
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux_workstation:5.0
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux_workstation:6.0
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux_workstation:7.0
     Show Matching CPE(s)

Configuration 3 ( hide )
 cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (excluding)
52.3.0

Configuration 4 ( hide )
 cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (excluding)
55.0

Configuration 5 ( hide )
 cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox_esr
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (excluding)
52.3.0


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2017-7792
NVD Published Date:
06/11/2018
NVD Last Modified:
08/03/2018