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Mozilla Firefox Security Updates(mfsa_2017-14_2017-14)-Windows

Information

Severity

Severity

Medium

Family

Family

Denial of Service

CVSSv2 Base

CVSSv2 Base

6.8

CVSSv2 Vector

CVSSv2 Vector

AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Solution Type

Solution Type

Vendor Patch

Created

Created

5 years ago

Modified

Modified

3 years ago

Summary

This host is installed with Mozilla Firefox and is prone to denial of service vulnerability.

Insight

Insight

The flaw exists due to a use-after-free can occur during Buffer11 API calls within the ANGLE graphics library, used for WebGL content. This can lead to a potentially exploitable crash.

Affected Software

Affected Software

Mozilla Firefox version before 53.0.2 on Windows.

Detection Method

Detection Method

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

Solution

Solution

Upgrade to Mozilla Firefox version 53.0.2 or later.

Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures (CVE)