CVE Details

Release Date:2022-12-22


Constructing audio sinks could have lead to a race condition when playing audio files and closing windows. This could have lead to a use-after-free causing a potentially exploitable crash. This vulnerability affects Firefox ESR < 91.5, Firefox < 96, and Thunderbird < 91.5.

See more information about CVE-2022-22737 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: 7.5 Base Metrics: AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
Access Vector: Network Attack Complexity: High
Privileges Required: None User Interaction: Required
Scope: Unchanged Confidentiality Impact: High
Integrity Impact: High Availability Impact: High

Errata information

PlatformErrataRelease Date
Oracle Linux version 7 (firefox)ELSA-2022-01242022-01-12
Oracle Linux version 7 (thunderbird)ELSA-2022-01272022-01-12
Oracle Linux version 8 (firefox)ELSA-2022-01302022-01-13
Oracle Linux version 8 (thunderbird)ELSA-2022-01292022-01-13

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