CVE-2016-1977

NameCVE-2016-1977
DescriptionThe Machine::Code::decoder::analysis::set_ref 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 execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (stack memory corruption) via a crafted Graphite smart font.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-3510-1, DSA-3515-1, DSA-3520-1
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
firefox (PTS)sid56.0-2fixed
firefox-esr (PTS)wheezy (security)52.4.0esr-2~deb7u1fixed
jessie45.9.0esr-1~deb8u1fixed
jessie (security)52.4.0esr-1~deb8u1fixed
stretch (security), stretch52.4.0esr-1~deb9u1fixed
buster, sid52.4.0esr-2fixed
graphite2 (PTS)wheezy1.3.6-1~deb7u1fixed
wheezy (security)1.3.10-1~deb7u1fixed
jessie (security), jessie1.3.10-1~deb8u1fixed
stretch1.3.10-1fixed
buster1.3.10-5fixed
sid1.3.10-6fixed
icedove (PTS)wheezy38.7.0-1~deb7u1fixed
wheezy (security)1:52.3.0-4~deb7u2fixed
jessie1:45.8.0-3~deb8u1fixed
jessie (security)1:52.3.0-4~deb8u2fixed
stretch (security), stretch1:52.3.0-4~deb9u1fixed
buster, sid1:52.3.0-4fixed
iceweasel (PTS)wheezy, wheezy (security)38.8.0esr-1~deb7u1fixed
jessie (security)38.8.0esr-1~deb8u1fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
firefoxsource(unstable)45.0-1medium
firefox-esrsource(unstable)45.0esr-1medium
graphite2source(unstable)1.3.6-1medium
graphite2sourcejessie1.3.6-1~deb8u1mediumDSA-3515-1
graphite2sourcewheezy1.3.6-1~deb7u1mediumDSA-3515-1
icedovesource(unstable)38.7.0-1medium
icedovesourcejessie38.7.0-1~deb8u1mediumDSA-3520-1
icedovesourcewheezy38.7.0-1~deb7u1mediumDSA-3520-1
iceweaselsource(unstable)(unfixed)medium
iceweaselsourcejessie38.7.0esr-1~deb8u1mediumDSA-3510-1
iceweaselsourcewheezy38.7.0esr-1~deb7u1mediumDSA-3510-1

Notes

https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/mfsa2016-37/

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