Bug 1595037 (CVE-2018-5156) - CVE-2018-5156 Mozilla: Media recorder segmentation fault when track type is changed during capture
Summary: CVE-2018-5156 Mozilla: Media recorder segmentation fault when track type is c...
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Status: CLOSED ERRATA
Alias: CVE-2018-5156
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
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high
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Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
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Depends On: 1590694 1590696 1590697
Blocks: 1590698
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2018-06-26 01:53 UTC by Doran Moppert
Modified: 2019-06-10 10:30 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2019-06-10 10:30:13 UTC


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System ID Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2018:2112 None None None 2018-06-28 16:19:07 UTC
Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2018:2113 None None None 2018-06-28 16:19:27 UTC

Description Doran Moppert 2018-06-26 01:53:25 UTC
An vulnerability can occur when capturing a media stream when the media source type is changed as the capture is occuring. This can result in stream data being cast to the wrong type causing a potentially exploitable crash. 



External Reference:

https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/mfsa2018-16/#CVE-2018-5156

Comment 1 Doran Moppert 2018-06-26 01:53:29 UTC
Acknowledgments:

Name: the Mozilla project
Upstream: Nils

Comment 5 errata-xmlrpc 2018-06-28 16:19:02 UTC
This issue has been addressed in the following products:

  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6

Via RHSA-2018:2112 https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2018:2112

Comment 6 errata-xmlrpc 2018-06-28 16:19:23 UTC
This issue has been addressed in the following products:

  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7

Via RHSA-2018:2113 https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2018:2113


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