CVE-2015-4482

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Description

mar_read.c in the Updater in Mozilla Firefox before 40.0 and Firefox ESR 38.x before 38.2 allows local users to gain privileges or cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds write) via a crafted name of a Mozilla Archive (aka MAR) file.

References

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2015-08/msg00014.html

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2015-08/msg00015.html

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2015-08/msg00030.html

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2015-08/msg00031.html

http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2015/mfsa2015-85.html

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

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/76294

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1033247

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1033372

https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1184500

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201605-06

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2015-08-16

Updated: 2018-10-30

Type: CWE-119

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 4.6

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

Impact Score: 6.4

Exploitability Score: 3.9

Severity: MEDIUM

Tenable Plugins

View all (11 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
91379GLSA-201605-06 : Mozilla Products: Multiple vulnerabilities (Logjam) (SLOTH)NessusGentoo Local Security Checks
critical
8856Mozilla Firefox < 40.0 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessus Network MonitorWeb Clients
critical
85703openSUSE Security Update : MozillaThunderbird (openSUSE-2015-559)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
critical
85702openSUSE Security Update : MozillaThunderbird (openSUSE-2015-558)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
critical
85437openSUSE Security Update : MozillaFirefox (openSUSE-2015-548)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
critical
85436openSUSE Security Update : MozillaFirefox (openSUSE-2015-547)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
critical
85386Firefox < 40 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessusWindows
critical
85385Firefox ESR < 38.2 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessusWindows
critical
85384Firefox < 40 Multiple Vulnerabilities (Mac OS X)NessusMacOS X Local Security Checks
critical
85383Firefox ESR < 38.2 Multiple Vulnerabilities (Mac OS X)NessusMacOS X Local Security Checks
critical
85338FreeBSD : mozilla -- multiple vulnerabilities (c66a5632-708a-4727-8236-d65b2d5b2739)NessusFreeBSD Local Security Checks
critical