CVE-2019-9791 Detail

Current Description

The type inference system allows the compilation of functions that can cause type confusions between arbitrary objects when compiled through the IonMonkey just-in-time (JIT) compiler and when the constructor function is entered through on-stack replacement (OSR). This allows for possible arbitrary reading and writing of objects during an exploitable crash. This vulnerability affects Thunderbird < 60.6, Firefox ESR < 60.6, and Firefox < 66.


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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
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2019:0966
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2019:1144
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1530958 Issue Tracking  Permissions Required  Vendor Advisory 
https://www.mozilla.org/security/advisories/mfsa2019-07/ Vendor Advisory 
https://www.mozilla.org/security/advisories/mfsa2019-08/ Vendor Advisory 
https://www.mozilla.org/security/advisories/mfsa2019-11/ Vendor Advisory 

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-20 Improper Input Validation cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2019-9791
NVD Published Date:
04/26/2019
NVD Last Modified:
05/13/2019
Source:
Mozilla Corporation