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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2016-1962

Use-after-free vulnerability in the mozilla::DataChannelConnection::Close function in Mozilla Firefox before 45.0 and Firefox ESR 38.x before 38.7 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code by leveraging mishandling of WebRTC data-channel connections.
Publish Date : 2016-03-13 Last Update Date : 2018-10-30
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Complete (There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
Integrity Impact Complete (There is a total compromise of system integrity. There is a complete loss of system protection, resulting in the entire system being compromised.)
Availability Impact Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
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) Execute Code
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
RHSA-2016:0373: firefox security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20160373 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-2016-1962

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Mozilla Firefox 44.0.2 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 Firefox Esr 38.4.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Mozilla Firefox Esr 38.5.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Mozilla Firefox Esr 38.5.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Mozilla Firefox Esr 38.6.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Mozilla Firefox Esr 38.6.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 OS Opensuse Opensuse 13.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 OS Oracle Linux 5.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 OS Oracle Linux 6.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 OS Oracle Linux 7.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Mozilla Firefox 1
Mozilla Firefox Esr 13
Opensuse Opensuse 1
Oracle Linux 3

- References For CVE-2016-1962
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2016:0894
SUSE SUSE-SU-2016:0909
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2016:0876
SUSE SUSE-SU-2016:0820
SUSE SUSE-SU-2016:0777
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2016:0733
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2016:0731
SUSE SUSE-SU-2016:0727
GENTOO GLSA-201605-06

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2016-1962

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

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