CVE-2014-1524

NameCVE-2014-1524
DescriptionThe nsXBLProtoImpl::InstallImplementation function in Mozilla Firefox before 29.0, Firefox ESR 24.x before 24.5, Thunderbird before 24.5, and SeaMonkey before 2.26 does not properly check whether objects are XBL objects, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (buffer overflow) via crafted JavaScript code that accesses a non-XBL object as if it were an XBL object.
SourceCVE (at NVD; oss-sec, fulldisc, OSVDB, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, more)
ReferencesDSA-2918-1, DSA-2924-1
NVD severityhigh (attack range: remote)
Debian/oldstablepackages icedove, iceweasel are vulnerable.
Debian/stablenot vulnerable.
Debian/testingnot vulnerable.
Debian/unstablenot vulnerable.

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
icedove (PTS)squeeze (security), squeeze3.0.11-1+squeeze15vulnerable
wheezy31.3.0-1~deb7u1fixed
wheezy (security)31.4.0-1~deb7u1fixed
jessie, sid31.4.0-2fixed
iceweasel (PTS)squeeze (security), squeeze3.5.16-20vulnerable
wheezy31.3.0esr-1~deb7u1fixed
wheezy (security)31.5.0esr-1~deb7u1fixed
jessie31.4.0esr-1fixed
sid31.5.0esr-1fixed

The information above is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
icedovesource(unstable)24.5.0-1high
icedovesourcesqueeze(unfixed)end-of-life
icedovesourcewheezy24.5.0-1~deb7u1highDSA-2924-1
iceweaselsource(unstable)24.5.0esr-1high
iceweaselsourcesqueeze(unfixed)end-of-life
iceweaselsourcewheezy24.5.0esr-1~deb7u1highDSA-2918-1

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