Bug 1377554 (CVE-2016-5272)

Summary: CVE-2016-5272 Mozilla: Bad cast in nsImageGeometryMixin (MFSA 2016-85, MFSA 2016-86)
Product: [Other] Security Response Reporter: Siddharth Sharma <sisharma>
Component: vulnerabilityAssignee: Red Hat Product Security <security-response-team>
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Version: unspecifiedCC: cschalle, jhorak, security-response-team, stransky
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Description Siddharth Sharma 2016-09-20 06:03:27 UTC
A bad cast when processing layout with input elements can result in a potentially exploitable crash.

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Comment 1 Siddharth Sharma 2016-09-20 06:03:36 UTC

Name: the Mozilla project
Upstream: Abhishek Arya

Comment 2 errata-xmlrpc 2016-09-21 07:49:54 UTC
This issue has been addressed in the following products:

  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7
  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5

Via RHSA-2016:1912 https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2016-1912.html