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Alma Linux: CVE-2024-2608: Critical: firefox security update (Multiple Advisories)

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Alma Linux: CVE-2024-2608: Critical: firefox security update (Multiple Advisories)

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
03/19/2024
Created
04/04/2024
Added
04/04/2024
Modified
06/14/2024

Description

`AppendEncodedAttributeValue(), ExtraSpaceNeededForAttrEncoding()` and `AppendEncodedCharacters()` could have experienced integer overflows, causing underallocation of an output buffer leading to an out of bounds write. This vulnerability affects Firefox < 124, Firefox ESR < 115.9, and Thunderbird < 115.9.

Solution(s)

  • alma-upgrade-firefox
  • alma-upgrade-firefox-x11
  • alma-upgrade-thunderbird

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