CVE-2018-5150

NameCVE-2018-5150
DescriptionMemory safety bugs were reported in Firefox 59, Firefox ESR 52.7, and Thunderbird 52.7. 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 < 52.8, Thunderbird ESR < 52.8, Firefox < 60, and Firefox ESR < 52.8.
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-1376-1, DLA-1382-1, DSA-4199-1, DSA-4209-1
NVD severityhigh (attack range: remote)

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
firefox (PTS)sid62.0-1fixed
firefox-esr (PTS)jessie52.8.1esr-1~deb8u1fixed
jessie (security)52.9.0esr-1~deb8u1fixed
stretch52.9.0esr-1~deb9u1fixed
stretch (security)60.2.0esr-1~deb9u2fixed
buster52.9.0esr-1fixed
sid60.2.0esr-1fixed
thunderbird (PTS)jessie1:52.8.0-1~deb8u1fixed
jessie (security)1:52.9.1-1~deb8u1fixed
stretch1:52.8.0-1~deb9u1fixed
stretch (security)1:60.0-3~deb9u1fixed
buster1:52.9.1-1fixed
sid1:60.0-3fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
firefoxsource(unstable)60.0-1high
firefox-esrsource(unstable)52.8.0esr-1high
firefox-esrsourcejessie52.8.0esr-1~deb8u1highDSA-4199-1
firefox-esrsourcestretch52.8.0esr-1~deb9u1highDSA-4199-1
firefox-esrsourcewheezy52.8.0esr-1~deb7u1highDLA-1376-1
thunderbirdsource(unstable)1:52.8.0-1high
thunderbirdsourcejessie1:52.8.0-1~deb8u1highDSA-4209-1
thunderbirdsourcestretch1:52.8.0-1~deb9u1highDSA-4209-1
thunderbirdsourcewheezy1:52.8.0-1~deb7u1highDLA-1382-1

Notes

https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/mfsa2018-11/#CVE-2018-5150
https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/mfsa2018-12/#CVE-2018-5150
https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/mfsa2018-13/#CVE-2018-5150

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