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Debian: CVE-2016-2836: firefox-esr, icedove -- security update

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Debian: CVE-2016-2836: firefox-esr, icedove -- security update

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
08/04/2016
Created
07/25/2018
Added
08/06/2016
Modified
03/02/2020

Description

Multiple unspecified vulnerabilities in the browser engine in Mozilla Firefox before 48.0 and Firefox ESR 45.x before 45.3 allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory corruption and application crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via vectors related to Http2Session::Shutdown and SpdySession31::Shutdown, and other vectors.

Solution(s)

  • debian-upgrade-firefox-esr
  • debian-upgrade-icedove

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