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Alpine Linux: CVE-2015-7178: Firefox various vulnerabilities

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Alpine Linux: CVE-2015-7178: Firefox various vulnerabilities

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
09/24/2015
Created
07/25/2018
Added
09/20/2017
Modified
04/05/2018

Description

The ProgramBinary::linkAttributes function in libGLES in ANGLE, as used in Mozilla Firefox before 41.0 and Firefox ESR 38.x before 38.3 on Windows, mishandles shader access, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (memory corruption and application crash) via crafted (1) OpenGL or (2) WebGL content.

Solution(s)

  • alpine-linux-upgrade-firefox

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