CVE Details

Release Date:2016-03-08


Memory leak in libstagefright in Mozilla Firefox before 45.0 andFirefox ESR 38.x before 38.7 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory consumption) via an MPEG-4 file that triggers a delete operation on an array.

See more information about CVE-2016-1957 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: 5.1 Base Metrics: AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector: Network Attack Complexity: High
Authentication: None required Confidentiality Impact: Partial
Integrity Impact: Partial Availability Impact: Partial

Errata information

PlatformErrataRelease Date
Oracle Linux version 5 (firefox)ELSA-2016-03732016-03-09
Oracle Linux version 5 (thunderbird)ELSA-2016-04602016-03-16
Oracle Linux version 6 (firefox)ELSA-2016-03732016-03-09
Oracle Linux version 6 (thunderbird)ELSA-2016-04602016-03-16
Oracle Linux version 7 (firefox)ELSA-2016-03732016-03-09
Oracle Linux version 7 (thunderbird)ELSA-2016-04602016-03-16

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