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Alpine Linux: CVE-2016-5261: firefox-esr Security vulnerabilities

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Alpine Linux: CVE-2016-5261: firefox-esr Security vulnerabilities

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
09/22/2016
Created
07/25/2018
Added
08/30/2017
Modified
06/13/2018

Description

Integer overflow in the WebSocketChannel class in the WebSockets subsystem in Mozilla Firefox before 48.0 and Firefox ESR < 45.4 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (memory corruption) via crafted packets that trigger incorrect buffer-resize operations during buffering.

Solution(s)

  • alpine-linux-upgrade-firefox-esr

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