CVE Details

Release Date:2014-06-10


Use-after-free vulnerability in the nsTextEditRules::CreateMozBR function in Mozilla Firefox before 30.0, Firefox ESR 24.x before 24.6, and Thunderbird before 24.6 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (heap memory corruption) via unspecified vectors.

See more information about CVE-2014-1538 from MITRE CVE dictionary and NIST NVD

CVSS v2.0 metrics

NOTE: The following CVSS v2.0 metrics and score provided are preliminary and subject to review.

Base Score: 6.8 Base Metrics: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector: Network Attack Complexity: Medium
Authentication: None required Confidentiality Impact: Partial
Integrity Impact: Partial Availability Impact: Partial

Errata information

PlatformErrataRelease Date
Oracle Linux version 5 (firefox)ELSA-2014-07412014-06-10
Oracle Linux version 5 (thunderbird)ELSA-2014-07422014-06-10
Oracle Linux version 6 (firefox)ELSA-2014-07412014-06-10
Oracle Linux version 6 (thunderbird)ELSA-2014-07422014-06-10
Oracle Linux version 7 (firefox)ELSA-2014-07412014-06-10
Oracle Linux version 7 (xulrunner)ELSA-2014-07412014-06-10

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