CVE-2016-1950

CVE Details

Release Date:2016-03-08

Description


Heap-based buffer overflow in Mozilla Network Security Services (NSS)before 3.19.2.3 and 3.20.x and 3.21.x before 3.21.1, as used in Mozilla Firefox before 45.0 and Firefox ESR 38.x before 38.7, allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via crafted ASN.1 data in an X.509 certificate.

See more information about CVE-2016-1950 from MITRE CVE dictionary and NIST NVD


CVSS v2 metrics


NOTE: The following CVSS v2 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 Confidentiality Impact: Partial
Access Impact: Medium Integrity Impact: Partial
Authentication: None required Availability Impact: Partial

Errata information


PlatformErrataRelease Date
Oracle Linux version 5 (nss)ELSA-2016-03712016-03-09
Oracle Linux version 6 (nss-util)ELSA-2016-03702016-03-09
Oracle Linux version 7 (nss-util)ELSA-2016-03702016-03-09
Oracle VM version 3.2 (nss)OVMSA-2016-00662016-06-20
Oracle VM version 3.3 (nss-util)OVMSA-2016-00342016-03-09
Oracle VM version 3.4 (nss-util)OVMSA-2016-00342016-03-09



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