Upstream information

CVE-2017-5471 at MITRE

Description

Memory safety bugs were reported in Firefox 53. Some of these bugs showed evidence of memory corruption and we presume that with enough effort that some of these could be exploited to run arbitrary code. This vulnerability affects Firefox

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Running

This issue is currently rated as having important severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 7.5
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial
CVSS v3 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 9.8
Vector AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Privileges Required None
User Interaction None
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact High
Integrity Impact High
Availability Impact High
SUSE Bugzilla entries: 1043960 [RESOLVED / FIXED], 1044239 [RESOLVED], 1044240 [RESOLVED], 1044241 [RESOLVED], 1044242 [RESOLVED]

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Status of this issue by product and package

Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated. Also information for service packs in the LTSS phase is only included for issues meeting the LTSS criteria. If in doubt, feel free to contact us for clarification.

Product(s) Source package State
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2 MozillaFirefox Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP4 MozillaFirefox Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 12 SP2 MozillaFirefox Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 LTSS MozillaFirefox Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 MozillaFirefox Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 GA LTSS MozillaFirefox Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 LTSS MozillaFirefox Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 MozillaFirefox Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 for Raspberry PI MozillaFirefox Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for VMWare 11 SP2 MozillaFirefox Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for VMWare 11 SP3 MozillaFirefox Affected