CVE-2017-7804

MEDIUM

Description

The destructor function for the "WindowsDllDetourPatcher" class can be re-purposed by malicious code in concert with another vulnerability to write arbitrary data to an attacker controlled location in memory. This can be used to bypass existing memory protections in this situation. Note: This attack only affects Windows operating systems. Other operating systems are not affected. This vulnerability affects Thunderbird < 52.3, Firefox ESR < 52.3, and Firefox < 55.

References

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/100234

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1039124

https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1372849

https://www.mozilla.org/security/advisories/mfsa2017-18/

https://www.mozilla.org/security/advisories/mfsa2017-19/

https://www.mozilla.org/security/advisories/mfsa2017-20/

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2018-06-11

Updated: 2018-08-06

Type: CWE-20

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

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

Impact Score: 2.9

Exploitability Score: 10

Severity: MEDIUM

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.5

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:H/A:N

Impact Score: 3.6

Exploitability Score: 3.9

Severity: HIGH