Bug 1560928 (CVE-2018-5148)

Summary: CVE-2018-5148 firefox: Use-after-free in compositor potentially allows code execution
Product: [Other] Security Response Reporter: Adam Mariš <amaris>
Component: vulnerabilityAssignee: Red Hat Product Security <security-response-team>
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Version: unspecifiedCC: alexl, dmoppert, gecko-bugs-nobody, jhorak, john.j5live, pjasicek, rhughes, rstrode, sandmann, stransky
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OS: Linux   
Fixed In Version: firefox 59.0.2, firefox 52.7.3 Doc Type: If docs needed, set a value
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Last Closed: 2019-06-10 10:18:54 UTC Type: ---
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Bug Depends On: 1560930, 1560931, 1561273, 1561274, 1561275, 1561276, 1561277    
Bug Blocks: 1560933    

Description Adam Mariš 2018-03-27 09:41:32 UTC
A use-after-free vulnerability can occur in the compositor during certain graphics operations when a raw pointer is used instead of a reference counted one. This results in a potentially exploitable crash.

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Comment 1 Adam Mariš 2018-03-27 09:42:23 UTC
Created firefox tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 1560930]

Comment 3 Doran Moppert 2018-03-28 02:16:27 UTC

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 is now in Extended Life Phase of the support and maintenance life cycle. This issue is not currently planned to be addressed in future updates. For additional information, refer to the Red Hat Enterprise Linux Life Cycle: https://access.redhat.com/support/policy/updates/errata/.

Comment 8 errata-xmlrpc 2018-04-10 16:08:05 UTC
This issue has been addressed in the following products:

  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7

Via RHSA-2018:1099 https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2018:1099

Comment 9 errata-xmlrpc 2018-04-10 16:48:05 UTC
This issue has been addressed in the following products:

  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6

Via RHSA-2018:1098 https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2018:1098