CVE-2015-4496

Impact:
Critical
Public Date:
2015-08-12
CWE:
CWE-190
Bugzilla:
1253550: CVE-2015-4496 Mozilla: Integer overflows in libstagefright while processing MP4 video metadata (MFSA 2015-93)

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Multiple integer overflows in libstagefright in Mozilla Firefox before 38.0 allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via crafted sample metadata in an MPEG-4 video file, a related issue to CVE-2015-1538.

Find out more about CVE-2015-4496 from the MITRE CVE dictionary 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 7 (firefox) RHSA-2015:0988 2015-05-12
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (firefox) RHSA-2015:0988 2015-05-12
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (firefox) RHSA-2015:0988 2015-05-12

Acknowledgements

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

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