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CVE-2018-5178 Detail

Description

A buffer overflow was found during UTF8 to Unicode string conversion within JavaScript with extremely large amounts of data. This vulnerability requires the use of a malicious or vulnerable legacy extension in order to occur. This vulnerability affects Thunderbird ESR < 52.8, Thunderbird < 52.8, and Firefox ESR < 52.8.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  06/11/2018

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/104138
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1040898
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2018:1414
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2018:1415
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2018:1725
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2018:1726
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1443891
https://lists.debian.org/debian-lts-announce/2018/05/msg00007.html
https://lists.debian.org/debian-lts-announce/2018/05/msg00013.html
https://usn.ubuntu.com/3660-1/
https://www.debian.org/security/2018/dsa-4199
https://www.debian.org/security/2018/dsa-4209
https://www.mozilla.org/security/advisories/mfsa2018-12/
https://www.mozilla.org/security/advisories/mfsa2018-13/

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2018-5178
NVD Published Date:
06/11/2018
NVD Last Modified:
06/12/2018