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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2016-2799

Heap-based buffer overflow in the graphite2::Slot::setAttr function in Graphite 2 before 1.3.6, as used in Mozilla Firefox before 45.0 and Firefox ESR 38.x before 38.7, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service or possibly have unspecified other impact via a crafted Graphite smart font.
Publish Date : 2016-03-13 Last Update Date : 2018-10-30
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
9.3
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 Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of ServiceOverflow
CWE ID 119

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
RHSA-2016:0373: firefox security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20160373 unix
RHSA-2016:0460: thunderbird security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20160460 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-2016-2799

# 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 Leap 42.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 OS Opensuse Opensuse 13.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 OS Opensuse Opensuse 13.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 OS Oracle Linux 5.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 OS Oracle Linux 6.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 OS Oracle Linux 7.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application SIL Graphite2 1.3.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 OS Suse Linux Enterprise 12.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Mozilla Firefox 1
Mozilla Firefox Esr 13
Opensuse Leap 1
Opensuse Opensuse 2
Oracle Linux 3
SIL Graphite2 1
Suse Linux Enterprise 1

- References For CVE-2016-2799

http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2927-1
UBUNTU USN-2927-1
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1035215
SECTRACK 1035215
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2917-1
UBUNTU USN-2917-1
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201701-63
GENTOO GLSA-201701-63
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201605-06
GENTOO GLSA-201605-06
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2934-1
UBUNTU USN-2934-1
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1249081 CONFIRM
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2917-3
UBUNTU USN-2917-3
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/84222
BID 84222 Graphite2 library Multiple Security Vulnerabilities Release Date:2016-07-28
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/linuxbulletinjan2016-2867209.html CONFIRM
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2016/mfsa2016-37.html CONFIRM
http://www.debian.org/security/2016/dsa-3515
DEBIAN DSA-3515
http://www.debian.org/security/2016/dsa-3520
DEBIAN DSA-3520
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-03/msg00031.html
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2016:0733
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-03/msg00050.html
SUSE SUSE-SU-2016:0777
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-03/msg00068.html
SUSE SUSE-SU-2016:0820
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-03/msg00089.html
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2016:0876
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-03/msg00091.html
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2016:0894
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-03/msg00093.html
SUSE SUSE-SU-2016:0909
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-07/msg00006.html
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2016:1767
http://www.debian.org/security/2016/dsa-3510
DEBIAN DSA-3510
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2917-2
UBUNTU USN-2917-2
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-07/msg00008.html
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2016:1778
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-07/msg00007.html
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2016:1769
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-03/msg00029.html
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2016:0731
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-03/msg00027.html
SUSE SUSE-SU-2016:0727

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2016-2799

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


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