Vulnerability Details

Mozilla Firefox Security Updates( mfsa_2017-15_2017-16 )-MAC OS X

Published: 2017-06-15 11:53:17
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 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, - Use-after-free using destroyed node when regenerating trees. - Use-after-free during docshell reloading. - Use-after-free with track elements. - Use-after-free with content viewer listeners. - Use-after-free with IME input. - Out-of-bounds read in WebGL with ImageInfo object. - Privilege escalation through Firefox Installer with same directory DLL files. - Use-after-free and use-after-scope logging XHR header errors. - Use-after-free in IndexedDB. - Vulnerabilities in the Graphite 2 library. - Out-of-bounds read in Opus encoder. - Android intent URLs can cause navigation to local file system. - File manipulation and privilege escalation via callback parameter in Mozilla Windows Updater and Maintenance Service. - File deletion and privilege escalation through Mozilla Maintenance Service helper.exe application. - Addressbar spoofing in Reader mode. - Mac fonts render some unicode characters as spaces. - Domain spoofing with combination of Canadian Syllabics and other unicode blocks. - Mark of the Web bypass when saving executable files. - File execution and privilege escalation through updater.ini, Mozilla Windows Updater, and Mozilla Maintenance Service. - Privilege escalation and arbitrary file overwrites through Mozilla Windows Updater and Mozilla Maintenance Service. - 32 byte arbitrary file read through Mozilla Maintenance Service. - Addressbar spoofing with JavaScript events and fullscreen mode.

Impact:
Successful exploitation will allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code, to delete arbitrary files by leveraging certain local file execution, to obtain sensitive information, and to cause a denial of service.

Affected Versions:
Mozilla Firefox version before 54.0 on MAC OS X.

Recommendations:
Upgrade to Mozilla Firefox version 54.0 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-2017-5472
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-7749
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-7750
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-7751
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-7752
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-7754
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-5470
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-7756
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-7757
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-7778
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-7771
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-7772
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-7773
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-7774
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-7775
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-7776
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-7777
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-7758
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-5471
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-7764
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-7762

References:

https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/mfsa2017-15/
http://www.mozilla.com/en-US/firefox/all.html

Severity
High
CVSS Score
10.0
Published
2017-06-15
Modified
2018-10-19
Category
General

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