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MFSA2016-39 Firefox: Miscellaneous memory safety hazards (rv:46.0 / rv:45.1 / rv:38.8) (CVE-2016-2805)

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MFSA2016-39 Firefox: Miscellaneous memory safety hazards (rv:46.0 / rv:45.1 / rv:38.8) (CVE-2016-2805)

Severity
10
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
04/26/2016
Created
07/25/2018
Added
04/27/2016
Modified
10/30/2017

Description

Unspecified vulnerability in the browser engine in Mozilla Firefox ESR 38.x before 38.8 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory corruption and application crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via unknown vectors.

Solution(s)

  • mozilla-firefox-esr-upgrade-38_8
  • mozilla-firefox-esr-upgrade-45_1
  • mozilla-firefox-upgrade-46_0

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