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Category:   Application (Web Browser)  >   Mozilla Firefox Vendors:   Mozilla.org
(Ubuntu Issues Fix) Mozilla Firefox Heap Buffer Overflow in Skia Library Lets Remote Users Execute Arbitrary Code
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1041117
SecurityTracker URL:  http://securitytracker.com/id/1041117
CVE Reference:   CVE-2018-6126   (Links to External Site)
Date:  Jun 13 2018
Impact:   Execution of arbitrary code via network, User access via network
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  

Description:   A vulnerability was reported in Mozilla Firefox. A remote user can cause arbitrary code to be executed on the target user's system.

A remote user can create a specially crafted SVG file that, when loaded by the target user, will trigger a heap buffer overflow in the Skia library when rasterizing paths and execute arbitrary code on the target user's system.

Ivan Fratric of Google Project Zero 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:   Ubuntu has issued a fix.

The Ubuntu advisory is available at:

https://usn.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-3682-1

Vendor URL:  usn.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-3682-1 (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Boundary error
Underlying OS:  Linux (Ubuntu)
Underlying OS Comments:  14.04 LTS, 16.04 LTS, 17.10, 18.04 LTS

Message History:   This archive entry is a follow-up to the message listed below.
Jun 7 2018 Mozilla Firefox Heap Buffer Overflow in Skia Library Lets Remote Users Execute Arbitrary Code



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