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Category:   Application (E-mail Client)  >   Mozilla Thunderbird Vendors:   Mozilla.org
(Mozilla Issues Fix for Mozilla Thunderbird) Mozilla Firefox Flaw in EnumerateSubDocuments() Lets Remote Users Execute Arbitrary Code
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1037590
SecurityTracker URL:  http://securitytracker.com/id/1037590
CVE Reference:   CVE-2016-9905   (Links to External Site)
Date:  Jan 13 2017
Impact:   Execution of arbitrary code via network, User access via network
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  
Version(s): prior to 45.6
Description:   A vulnerability was reported in Mozilla Firefox. A remote user can cause arbitrary code to be executed on the target user's system. Mozilla Thunderbird is affected.

A remote user can create specially crafted content that, when loaded by the target user, will trigger a flaw in EnumerateSubDocuments() in adding or removing sub-documents and execute arbitrary code on the target user's system.

Mozilla Firefox ESR is affected.

Philipp reported this vulnerability.

Impact:   A remote user can create content that, when loaded by the target user, will execute arbitrary code on the target user's system.
Solution:   Mozilla.org has issued a fix for CVE-2016-9905 for Mozilla Thunderbird (45.6).

The Mozilla.org advisory is available at:

http://www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/mfsa2016-96/

Vendor URL:  www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/mfsa2016-96/ (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Access control error
Underlying OS:  Linux (Any), UNIX (Any), Windows (Any)

Message History:   This archive entry is a follow-up to the message listed below.
Dec 14 2016 Mozilla Firefox Flaw in EnumerateSubDocuments() Lets Remote Users Execute Arbitrary Code



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