CVE Details

Release Date:2018-06-11


emory safety bugs were reported in Thunderbird 45.7. Some of these bugs showed evidence of memory corruption and we presume that with enough effort that some of these could be exploited to run arbitrary code. This vulnerability affects Firefox < 52, Firefox ESR < 45.8, Thunderbird < 52, and Thunderbird < 45.8.

See more information about CVE-2017-5398 from MITRE CVE dictionary and NIST NVD

CVSS v3.0 metrics

NOTE: The following CVSS v3.0 metrics and score provided are preliminary and subject to review.

Base Score: 9.8 Base Metrics: AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
Access Vector: Network Attack Complexity: Low
Privileges Required: None User Interaction: None
Scope: Unchanged Confidentiality Impact: High
Integrity Impact: High Availability Impact: High

Errata information

PlatformErrataRelease Date
Oracle Linux version 5 (firefox)ELSA-2017-04592017-03-08
Oracle Linux version 5 (thunderbird)ELSA-2017-04982017-03-14
Oracle Linux version 6 (firefox)ELSA-2017-04592017-03-08
Oracle Linux version 6 (thunderbird)ELSA-2017-04982017-03-14
Oracle Linux version 7 (firefox)ELSA-2017-04612017-03-08
Oracle Linux version 7 (thunderbird)ELSA-2017-04982017-03-14

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