Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 1315575
CVE-2016-1959 Mozilla: Service Worker Manager out-of-bounds read in Service Worker Manager (MFSA 2016-22)
Last modified: 2016-03-09 04:45:34 EST
Security researcher Looben Yang reported a mechanism where the Clients API in Service Workers can be used to trigger an out-of-bounds read in ServiceWorkerManager. This results in a potentially exploitable crash.
Name: the Mozilla project
Upstream: Looben Yang
This issue does not affect the version of firefox and thunderbird as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5, 6 and 7.