CVE-2015-0805

HIGH

Description

The Off Main Thread Compositing (OMTC) implementation in Mozilla Firefox before 37.0 makes an incorrect memset call during interaction with the mozilla::layers::BufferTextureClient::AllocateForSurface function, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (memory corruption and application crash) via vectors that trigger rendering of 2D graphics content.

References

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2015-04/msg00003.html

http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2015/mfsa2015-38.html

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

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1031996

http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2550-1

https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1135511

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201512-10

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2015-04-01

Updated: 2018-10-30

Type: CWE-17

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.5

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

Impact Score: 6.4

Exploitability Score: 10

Severity: HIGH