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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2015-7182

Heap-based buffer overflow in the ASN.1 decoder in Mozilla Network Security Services (NSS) before and 3.20.x before 3.20.1, as used in Firefox before 42.0 and Firefox ESR 38.x before 38.4 and other products, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via crafted OCTET STRING data.
Publish Date : 2015-11-05 Last Update Date : 2017-11-04
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of ServiceExecute CodeOverflow
CWE ID 119

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
RHSA-2015:1980: nss and nspr security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20151980 unix
RHSA-2015:1981: nss, nss-util, and nspr security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20151981 unix
RHSA-2015:2068: nss, nss-util, and nspr security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20152068 unix
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2015-7182

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Mozilla Firefox * * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Mozilla Firefox Esr 38.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Mozilla Firefox Esr 38.0.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Mozilla Firefox Esr 38.0.5 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Mozilla Firefox Esr 38.1.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Mozilla Firefox Esr 38.1.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Mozilla Firefox Esr 38.2.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Mozilla Firefox Esr 38.2.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Mozilla Firefox Esr 38.3.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Mozilla Network Security Services * * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Mozilla Network Security Services 3.20.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Oracle Glassfish Server 2.1.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Oracle Iplanet Web Proxy Server 4.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Oracle Iplanet Web Server 7.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Oracle Opensso 3.0-0.7 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Oracle Traffic Director * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Oracle Traffic Director * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Mozilla Firefox 1
Mozilla Firefox Esr 8
Mozilla Network Security Services 2
Oracle Glassfish Server 1
Oracle Iplanet Web Proxy Server 1
Oracle Iplanet Web Server 1
Oracle Opensso 1
Oracle Traffic Director 2

- References For CVE-2015-7182
SUSE SUSE-SU-2015:2081
SUSE SUSE-SU-2015:1978
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2015:1942
GENTOO GLSA-201512-10
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2015:2245
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2015:2229 CONFIRM
SUSE SUSE-SU-2015:1926
SECTRACK 1034069
SLACKWARE SSA:2015-310-02
REDHAT RHSA-2015:1980
BID 91787 Oracle July 2016 Critical Patch Update Multiple Vulnerabilities Release Date:2018-10-15 CONFIRM CONFIRM CONFIRM
BID 77416 Mozilla Network Security Services Memory Corruption and Heap Buffer Overflow Vulnerabilities Release Date:2016-10-11

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2015-7182

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit for more information)

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