CVE-2016-9079

Published: 30 November 2016

A use-after-free vulnerability in SVG Animation has been discovered. An exploit built on this vulnerability has been discovered in the wild targeting Firefox and Tor Browser users on Windows. This vulnerability affects Firefox < 50.0.2, Firefox ESR < 45.5.1, and Thunderbird < 45.5.1.

Priority

Medium

CVSS 3 base score: 7.5

Status

Package Release Status
firefox
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream
Released (50.0.2)
Ubuntu 16.04 ESM (Xenial Xerus)
Released (50.0.2+build1-0ubuntu0.16.04.1)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr) Does not exist
(trusty was released [50.0.2+build1-0ubuntu0.14.04.1])
thunderbird
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream
Released (45.5.1)
Ubuntu 16.04 ESM (Xenial Xerus)
Released (1:45.5.1+build1-0ubuntu0.16.04.1)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr) Does not exist
(trusty was released [1:45.5.1+build1-0ubuntu0.14.04.1])