CVE-2016-2837

Published: 03 August 2016

Heap-based buffer overflow in the ClearKey Content Decryption Module (CDM) in the Encrypted Media Extensions (EME) API in Mozilla Firefox before 48.0 and Firefox ESR 45.x before 45.3 might allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code by providing a malformed video and leveraging a Gecko Media Plugin (GMP) sandbox bypass.

Priority

Medium

CVSS 3 base score: 6.3

Status

Package Release Status
firefox
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream
Released (48)
Ubuntu 16.04 ESM (Xenial Xerus)
Released (48.0+build2-0ubuntu0.16.04.1)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr) Does not exist
(trusty was released [48.0+build2-0ubuntu0.14.04.1])
thunderbird
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream Not vulnerable

Ubuntu 16.04 ESM (Xenial Xerus) Not vulnerable

Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr) Does not exist
(trusty was not-affected)