Bug 1395055 (CVE-2016-5296) - CVE-2016-5296 Mozilla: Heap-buffer-overflow WRITE in rasterize_edges_1 (MFSA 2016-89, MFSA 2016-90)
Summary: CVE-2016-5296 Mozilla: Heap-buffer-overflow WRITE in rasterize_edges_1 (MFSA ...
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Status: CLOSED ERRATA
Alias: CVE-2016-5296
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
urgent
urgent
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
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Blocks: 1392803
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2016-11-15 03:27 UTC by Huzaifa S. Sidhpurwala
Modified: 2019-06-08 21:34 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2016-11-24 05:36:21 UTC


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Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2016:2780 normal SHIPPED_LIVE Critical: firefox security update 2016-11-16 13:19:10 UTC

Description Huzaifa S. Sidhpurwala 2016-11-15 03:27:02 UTC
A heap-buffer-overflow in the Cairo when processing SVG content caused by compiler optimization, resulting in a potentially expoitable crash.


External Reference:

https://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2016/mfsa2016-89.html


Acknowledgements:

Name: the Mozilla project
Upstream: Abhishek Arya

Comment 1 errata-xmlrpc 2016-11-16 08:20:11 UTC
This issue has been addressed in the following products:

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

Via RHSA-2016:2780 https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2016-2780.html


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