Mozilla Firefox Denial Of Service Execute Code Overflow Memory corruption Vulnerability
24 Aug. 2016
Multiple vulnerabilities in the browser engine in Mozilla Firefox before 47.0 allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory corruption and application crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via unknown vectors.
* Mozilla Firefox 46.0.1
* Mozilla Firefox Esr 45.1.1
Multiple vulnerabilities were reported in Mozilla Firefox. A remote user can cause arbitrary code to be executed on the target user's system. A local user can obtain elevated privileges on the target system. A remote user can bypass security controls on the target system. A remote user can obtain potentially sensitive information on the target system. A remote user can spoof URLs. A remote user can create specially crafted content that, when loaded by the target user, will trigger a buffer overflow, use-after-free memory error, or memory corruption error and execute arbitrary code on the target user's system [CVE-2016-2815, CVE-2016-2818, CVE-2016-2819, CVE-2016-2821, CVE-2016-2828].