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Debian: CVE-2017-5396: firefox-esr, icedove -- security update

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Debian: CVE-2017-5396: firefox-esr, icedove -- security update

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
01/24/2017
Created
07/25/2018
Added
01/27/2017
Modified
02/25/2019

Description

A use-after-free vulnerability in the Media Decoder when working with media files when some events are fired after the media elements are freed from memory. This vulnerability affects Thunderbird < 45.7, Firefox ESR < 45.7, and Firefox < 51.

Solution(s)

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

References

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

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