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MFSA2012-105 Firefox: Use-after-free and buffer overflow issues found using Address Sanitizer (CVE-2012-4217)

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MFSA2012-105 Firefox: Use-after-free and buffer overflow issues found using Address Sanitizer (CVE-2012-4217)

Severity
9
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
11/21/2012
Created
07/25/2018
Added
11/14/2013
Modified
08/17/2020

Description

Use-after-free vulnerability in the nsViewManager::ProcessPendingUpdates function in Mozilla Firefox before 17.0, Thunderbird before 17.0, and SeaMonkey before 2.14 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (heap memory corruption) via unspecified vectors.

Solution(s)

  • mozilla-firefox-esr-upgrade-10_0_11
  • mozilla-firefox-upgrade-17_0

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