CVE-2016-1959

Published on: 03/13/2016 12:00:00 AM UTC

Last Modified on: 03/23/2021 11:27:04 PM UTC

CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Certain versions of Firefox from Mozilla contain the following vulnerability:

The ServiceWorkerManager class in Mozilla Firefox before 45.0 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds read and memory corruption) via unspecified use of the Clients API.

  • CVE-2016-1959 has been assigned by [email protected] to track the vulnerability - currently rated as HIGH severity.

CVSS3 Score: 8.8 - HIGH

Attack
Vector
Attack
Complexity
Privileges
Required
User
Interaction
NETWORK LOW NONE REQUIRED
Scope Confidentiality
Impact
Integrity
Impact
Availability
Impact
UNCHANGED HIGH HIGH HIGH

CVSS2 Score: 6.8 - MEDIUM

Access
Vector
Access
Complexity
Authentication
NETWORK MEDIUM NONE
Confidentiality
Impact
Integrity
Impact
Availability
Impact
PARTIAL PARTIAL PARTIAL

CVE References

Description Tags Link
USN-2917-3: Firefox regressions | Ubuntu www.ubuntu.com
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URL Logo UBUNTU USN-2917-3
Access Denied bugzilla.mozilla.org
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URL Logo CONFIRM bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1234949
USN-2917-1: Firefox vulnerabilities | Ubuntu www.ubuntu.com
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URL Logo UBUNTU USN-2917-1
Mozilla Products: Multiple vulnerabilities (GLSA 201605-06) — Gentoo security security.gentoo.org
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URL Logo GENTOO GLSA-201605-06
[security-announce] openSUSE-SU-2016:0733-1: important: Security update lists.opensuse.org
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URL Logo SUSE openSUSE-SU-2016:0733
Mozilla Firefox Multiple Flaws Let Remote Users Execute Arbitrary Code, Spoof the Address Bar, Overwrite Files, and Deny Service - SecurityTracker www.securitytracker.com
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URL Logo SECTRACK 1035215
Service Worker Manager out-of-bounds read in Service Worker Manager — Mozilla Vendor Advisory
www.mozilla.org
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URL Logo CONFIRM www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2016/mfsa2016-22.html
[security-announce] openSUSE-SU-2016:0731-1: important: Security update lists.opensuse.org
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URL Logo SUSE openSUSE-SU-2016:0731
USN-2917-2: Firefox regressions | Ubuntu www.ubuntu.com
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URL Logo UBUNTU USN-2917-2

Known Affected Configurations (CPE V2.3)

Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
ApplicationMozillaFirefoxAllAllAllAll
  • cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*: