CVE Database

CVE-2014-1556

Impact: Critical
Public: 2014-07-22
Bugzilla: 1121478: CVE-2014-1556 Mozilla: Exploitable WebGL crash with Cesium JavaScript library (MFSA 2014-62)
IAVA: 2014-A-0113

Details

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Mozilla Firefox before 31.0, Firefox ESR 24.x before 24.7, and Thunderbird before 24.7 allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via crafted WebGL content constructed with the Cesium JavaScript library.

Find out more about CVE-2014-1556 from the MITRE CVE dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score: 6.8
Base Metrics: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector: Network
Access Complexity: Medium
Authentication: None
Confidentiality Impact: Partial
Integrity Impact: Partial
Availability Impact: Partial

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Red Hat security errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop version 5 (thunderbird) RHSA-2014:0918 July 22, 2014
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Optional Productivity Applications version 5 (thunderbird) RHSA-2014:0918 July 22, 2014
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 5 (firefox) RHSA-2014:0919 July 22, 2014
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 6 (firefox) RHSA-2014:0919 July 22, 2014
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 6 (thunderbird) RHSA-2014:0918 July 22, 2014
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 7 (firefox) RHSA-2014:0919 July 22, 2014

External References

http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2014/mfsa2014-62.html

Acknowledgements

Red Hat would like to thank the Mozilla project for reporting this issue. Upstream acknowledges Patrick Cozzi as the original reporter.

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