Bug 1479210 (CVE-2017-7792) - CVE-2017-7792 Mozilla: Buffer overflow viewing certificates with long OID (MFSA 2017-19)
Summary: CVE-2017-7792 Mozilla: Buffer overflow viewing certificates with long OID (MF...
Status: CLOSED ERRATA
Alias: CVE-2017-7792
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
high
high
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
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Keywords: Security
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Blocks: 1477026
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2017-08-08 06:47 UTC by Doran Moppert
Modified: 2017-08-24 07:34 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2017-08-24 07:34:18 UTC


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External Trackers
Tracker ID Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2017:2456 normal SHIPPED_LIVE Critical: firefox security update 2017-08-11 03:20:02 UTC
Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2017:2534 normal SHIPPED_LIVE Important: thunderbird security update 2017-08-24 10:45:27 UTC

Description Doran Moppert 2017-08-08 06:47:07 UTC
A buffer overflow with occur when viewing a certificate in the certificate manager if the certificate has a very long object identifier (OID). This results in a potentially exploitable crash.


External Reference:

https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/mfsa2017-19/#CVE-2017-7792


Acknowledgements:

Name: the Mozilla project
Upstream: Fraser Tweedale

Comment 1 errata-xmlrpc 2017-08-10 23:21:17 UTC
This issue has been addressed in the following products:

  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7
  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6

Via RHSA-2017:2456 https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017:2456

Comment 2 errata-xmlrpc 2017-08-24 06:46:36 UTC
This issue has been addressed in the following products:

  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7

Via RHSA-2017:2534 https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017:2534


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