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MFSA2016-68 Firefox: Out-of-bounds read during XML parsing in Expat library (CVE-2016-0718)

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MFSA2016-68 Firefox: Out-of-bounds read during XML parsing in Expat library (CVE-2016-0718)

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
05/26/2016
Created
07/25/2018
Added
08/03/2016
Modified
08/20/2018

Description

Expat allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via a malformed input document, which triggers a buffer overflow.

Solution(s)

  • mozilla-firefox-upgrade-48_0

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