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CVE-2018-5125 Detail

Current Description

Memory safety bugs were reported in Firefox 58 and Firefox ESR 52.6. 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 < 52.7, Firefox ESR < 52.7, and Firefox < 59.

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.securityfocus.com/bid/103388 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1040514 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2018:0526 Third Party Advisory
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2018:0527 Third Party Advisory
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2018:0647 Third Party Advisory
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2018:0648 Third Party Advisory
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/buglist.cgi?bug_id=1416529%2C1434580%2C1434384%2C1437450%2C1437507%2C1426988%2C1438425%2C1324042%2C1437087%2C1443865%2C1425520 Issue Tracking
https://lists.debian.org/debian-lts-announce/2018/03/msg00010.html Mailing List Third Party Advisory
https://lists.debian.org/debian-lts-announce/2018/03/msg00029.html Mailing List Third Party Advisory
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201810-01 Third Party Advisory
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201811-13 Third Party Advisory
https://usn.ubuntu.com/3545-1/ Third Party Advisory
https://usn.ubuntu.com/3596-1/ Third Party Advisory
https://usn.ubuntu.com/3688-1/ Third Party Advisory
https://www.debian.org/security/2018/dsa-4139 Third Party Advisory
https://www.debian.org/security/2018/dsa-4155 Third Party Advisory
https://www.mozilla.org/security/advisories/mfsa2018-06/ Vendor Advisory
https://www.mozilla.org/security/advisories/mfsa2018-07/ Vendor Advisory
https://www.mozilla.org/security/advisories/mfsa2018-09/ 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:canonical:ubuntu_linux:14.04::~~lts~~~
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:/o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:16.04::~~lts~~~
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:/o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:17.10
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:/o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:18.04::~~lts~~~
     Show Matching CPE(s)

Configuration 2 ( hide )
 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:6.0
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux_server:7.0
     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:/o:debian:debian_linux:8.0
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:9.0
     Show Matching CPE(s)

Configuration 4 ( hide )
 cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (excluding)
59.0
 cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox_esr
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (excluding)
52.7.0
 cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (excluding)
52.7.0


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2018-5125
NVD Published Date:
06/11/2018
NVD Last Modified:
03/08/2019