CVE-2014-1549

HIGH

Description

The mozilla::dom::AudioBufferSourceNodeEngine::CopyFromInputBuffer function in Mozilla Firefox before 31.0 and Thunderbird before 31.0 does not properly allocate Web Audio buffer memory, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (buffer overflow and application crash) via crafted audio content that is improperly handled during playback buffering.

References

http://secunia.com/advisories/59760

http://secunia.com/advisories/60628

http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2014/mfsa2014-57.html

http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/bulletinapr2016-2952098.html

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/68820

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1030619

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1030620

https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1020205

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201504-01

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2014-07-23

Updated: 2017-01-07

Type: CWE-119

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 9.3

Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Impact Score: 10

Exploitability Score: 8.6

Severity: HIGH