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Ubuntu: (Multiple Advisories) (CVE-2016-2834): NSS vulnerability

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Ubuntu: (Multiple Advisories) (CVE-2016-2834): NSS vulnerability

Severity
9
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
06/13/2016
Created
07/25/2018
Added
06/13/2016
Modified
04/25/2018

Description

Mozilla Network Security Services (NSS) before 3.23, as used in Mozilla Firefox before 47.0, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory corruption and application crash) or possibly have unspecified other impact via unknown vectors.

Solution(s)

  • ubuntu-upgrade-firefox
  • ubuntu-upgrade-libnss3

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