CVE-2018-5125

NameCVE-2018-5125
DescriptionMemory safety bugs were reported in Firefox 58 and Firefox ESR 52.6. Some of these bugs showed evidence of memory corruption and we presume that with enough effort that some of these could be exploited to run arbitrary code. This vulnerability affects Thunderbird < 52.7, Firefox ESR < 52.7, and Firefox < 59.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDLA-1308-1, DLA-1327-1, DSA-4139-1, DSA-4155-1
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
firefox (PTS)sid68.0.2-3fixed
firefox-esr (PTS)jessie52.8.1esr-1~deb8u1fixed
jessie (security)60.8.0esr-1~deb8u1fixed
stretch60.6.1esr-1~deb9u1fixed
stretch (security)60.8.0esr-1~deb9u1fixed
buster60.7.2esr-1fixed
buster (security)60.8.0esr-1~deb10u1fixed
bullseye60.8.0esr-1fixed
sid68.0.2esr-1fixed
thunderbird (PTS)jessie1:52.8.0-1~deb8u1fixed
jessie (security)1:60.8.0-1~deb8u1fixed
stretch1:60.6.1-1~deb9u1fixed
stretch (security)1:60.8.0-1~deb9u1fixed
buster1:60.7.2-1fixed
buster (security)1:60.8.0-1~deb10u1fixed
bullseye1:60.8.0-1fixed
sid1:60.8.0-2fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
firefoxsource(unstable)59.0-1medium
firefox-esrsource(unstable)52.7.0esr-1medium
firefox-esrsourcejessie52.7.1esr-1~deb8u1mediumDSA-4139-1
firefox-esrsourcestretch52.7.1esr-1~deb9u1mediumDSA-4139-1
firefox-esrsourcewheezy52.7.1esr-1~deb7u1mediumDLA-1308-1
thunderbirdsource(unstable)1:52.7.0-1medium
thunderbirdsourcejessie1:52.7.0-1~deb8u1mediumDSA-4155-1
thunderbirdsourcestretch1:52.7.0-1~deb9u1mediumDSA-4155-1
thunderbirdsourcewheezy1:52.7.0-1~deb7u1mediumDLA-1327-1

Notes

https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/mfsa2018-07/
https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/mfsa2018-06/
https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/mfsa2018-09/

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