Vulnerability Details

Mozilla Firefox ESR Security Updates(mfsa_2017-18_2017-19)-MAC OS X

Published: 2017-08-10 06:49:05
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database

CVSS Base Vector:
AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Summary:
This host is installed with Mozilla Firefox ESR and is prone to multiple vulnerabilities.

Detection Method:
Checks if a vulnerable version is present on the target host.

Technical Details:
The multiple flaws exists due to, - XUL injection in the style editor in devtools. - Use-after-free in WebSockets during disconnection. - Use-after-free with marquee during window resizing. - Use-after-free while deleting attached editor DOM node. - Use-after-free with image observers. - Use-after-free resizing image elements. - Buffer overflow manipulating ARIA attributes in DOM. - Buffer overflow while painting non-displayable SVG. - Out-of-bounds read with cached style data and pseudo-elements. - Same-origin policy bypass with iframes through page reloads. - Domain hijacking through AppCache fallback. - Buffer overflow viewing certificates with an extremely long OID. - Spoofing following page navigation with data: protocol and modal alerts. - CSP containing sandbox is improperly applied. - Memory safety bugs.

Impact:
Successful exploitation of these vulnerabilities will allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code, conduct spoofing attack, cause information disclosure, bypass existing memory protections and cause denial of service.

Affected Versions:
Mozilla Firefox ESR version before 52.3 on MAC OS X.

Recommendations:
Upgrade to Mozilla Firefox ESR version 52.3 or later.

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

Detection Type:
Executable

NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) NVD (National Vulnerability Database)

https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-7798
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-7800
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-7801
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-7809
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-7784
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-7802
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-7785
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-7786
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-7753
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-7787
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-7807
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-7792
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-7791
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-7803
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-7779

References:

https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/mfsa2017-19
http://www.mozilla.com/en-US/firefox/all.html

Severity
High
CVSS Score
10.0
Published
2017-08-10
Modified
2018-10-19
Category
General

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