CVE-2016-2808

NameCVE-2016-2808
DescriptionThe watch implementation in the JavaScript engine in Mozilla Firefox before 46.0, Firefox ESR 38.x before 38.8, and Firefox ESR 45.x before 45.1 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (generation-count overflow, out-of-bounds HashMap write access, and application crash) via a crafted web site.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-3559-1
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
firefox (PTS)sid57.0.1-1fixed
firefox-esr (PTS)wheezy (security)52.5.2esr-1~deb7u1fixed
jessie52.5.0esr-1~deb8u1fixed
jessie (security)52.5.2esr-1~deb8u1fixed
stretch52.5.0esr-1~deb9u1fixed
stretch (security)52.5.2esr-1~deb9u1fixed
buster52.5.0esr-1fixed
sid52.5.2esr-1fixed
iceweasel (PTS)wheezy, wheezy (security)38.8.0esr-1~deb7u1fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
firefoxsource(unstable)46.0-1medium
firefox-esrsource(unstable)45.1.0esr-1medium
iceweaselsource(unstable)(unfixed)medium
iceweaselsourcejessie38.8.0esr-1~deb8u1mediumDSA-3559-1
iceweaselsourcewheezy38.8.0esr-1~deb7u1mediumDSA-3559-1

Notes

https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/mfsa2016-47/

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