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Cent OS: CVE-2015-4511: CESA-2015:1834 (firefox)

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Cent OS: CVE-2015-4511: CESA-2015:1834 (firefox)

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
09/24/2015
Created
07/25/2018
Added
12/01/2016
Modified
07/04/2017

Description

Heap-based buffer overflow in the nestegg_track_codec_data function in Mozilla Firefox before 41.0 and Firefox ESR 38.x before 38.3 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted header in a WebM video.

Solution(s)

  • centos-upgrade-firefox

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