CVE-2016-1956 Details

CVE-2016-1956

Published: 2016-03-13
Last Modified: 2018-10-30
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database
CVE Assigner: cve@mitre.org
Summary

Mozilla Firefox before 45.0 on Linux, when an Intel video driver is used, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory consumption or stack memory corruption) by triggering use of a WebGL shader.

Analysis
Common Vulnerability Score System v2.0
Severity High
Base Score 7.1/10
Exploit Score 8.6/10
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Impact Score 6.9/10
Confidentiality Impact None
Availability Impact Complete
Integrity Impact None
Vector String AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C
Common Vulnerability Score System v3.1
Severity Medium
Base Score 6.5/10
Exploit Score 2.8/10
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Privileges Required None
Impact Score 3.6/10
Confidentiality Impact None
Availability Impact High
Integrity Impact None
Scope Unchanged
User Interaction Required
Vector String CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H
Products Reported
CPE Vulnerable Start Excluding
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:* Yes - -
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:* No - -
References

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-03/msg00029.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-03/msg00031.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-07/msg00006.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-07/msg00007.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-07/msg00008.html
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2016/mfsa2016-19.html
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1035215
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2917-1
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2917-2
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2917-3
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1199923
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201605-06

CVE ID
CVE-2016-1956
Published
2016-03-13
Modified
2018-10-30
CVSSv2.0
High
CVSSv3.1
Medium
PCI Compliance
Pass
US-CERT Alert
No
CWE
CWE-399

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