Vulnerability Details

Mozilla Firefox Multiple Vulnerabilities-01 Mar15 (Mac OS X)

Published: 2015-03-03 09:17:27
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database

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

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

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

Technical Details:
Multiple flaws exist due to, - Some unspecified vulnerabilities in the browser engine in Mozilla Firefox. - WebRTC implementation accepting turns: and stuns: URIs despite the program itself not supporting TLS connections to TURN and STUN servers. - Multiple untrusted search path vulnerabilities in updater.exe. - Improper recognition of the equivalence of domain names with and without a trailing . (dot) character. - Use-after-free error in the 'IDBDatabase::CreateObjectStore' function in dom/indexedDB/IDBDatabase.cpp script. - Flaw in the 'WebGLContext::CompileShader' function in dom/canvas/WebGLContextGL.cpp script that is triggered when handling specially crafted WebGL content that writes strings. - Buffer overflow in libstagefright. - Double free vulnerability in the 'nsXMLHttpRequest::GetResponse' function. - Heap-based buffer overflow in the 'mozilla::gfx::CopyRect' and 'nsTransformedTextRun::SetCapitalization' functions. - Stack-based buffer underflow in the 'mozilla::MP3FrameParser::ParseBuffer' function - Out-of-bounds Memory Zeroing Issue in Cairo graphics library implementation - Flaw in web content that relies on the Caja Compiler and other similar sandboxing libraries for protection. - Manual Link Opening Context Restriction Bypass flaw in Firefox. - Flaw in the autocomplete feature for forms. - Multiple use-after-free vulnerabilities in OpenType Sanitiser. - Heap use-after-free flaw in the 'ots::ots_gasp_parse' function.

Impact:
Successful exploitation will allow remote attackers to disclose potentially sensitive information, bypass certain security restrictions, cause a denial of service, man-in the-middle attack, execute arbitrary code, conduct spoofing and clickjacking attacks and local privilege escalation.

Affected Versions:
Mozilla Firefox before version 36.0 on Mac OS X

Recommendations:
Upgrade to Mozilla Firefox version 36.0 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-2015-0836
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2015-0835
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2015-0834
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2015-0832
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2015-0831
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2015-0830
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2015-0829
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2015-0828
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2015-0827
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2015-0826
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2015-0825
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2015-0824
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2015-0823
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2015-0822
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2015-0821
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2015-0820
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2015-0819

SecurityFocus Bugtraq ID:

https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/72742
https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/72748
https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/72743
https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/72752
https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/72746
https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/72745
https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/72741
https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/72744
https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/72755
https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/72750
https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/72751
https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/72753
https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/72754
https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/72756
https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/72758
https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/72757
https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/72759

References:

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1031792
https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/mfsa2015-26
http://www.mozilla.com/en-US/firefox/all.html

Severity
High
CVSS Score
7.5
Published
2015-03-03
Modified
2018-10-12
Category
General

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