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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2013-1684

Original release date: 06/25/2013
Last revised: 11/02/2013
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Use-after-free vulnerability in the mozilla::dom::HTMLMediaElement::LookupMediaElementURITable function in Mozilla Firefox before 22.0, Firefox ESR 17.x before 17.0.7, Thunderbird before 17.0.7, and Thunderbird ESR 17.x before 17.0.7 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (heap memory corruption) via a crafted web site.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 9.3 (HIGH) (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable; Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity: Medium
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2013/mfsa2013-50.html
Type: Advisory
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-2716
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2013:0981
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-1891-1
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SU-2013:1153
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:16604
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-2720
External Source: SUSE
Name: openSUSE-SU-2013:1142
External Source: SUSE
Name: openSUSE-SU-2013:1143
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2013:0982
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SU-2013:1152
External Source: SUSE
Name: openSUSE-SU-2013:1141
External Source: SUSE
Name: openSUSE-SU-2013:1140
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-1890-1
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=865537

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)
  • Resource Management Errors (CWE-399)