CVE-2017-5373

Source
Severity Critical
Remote Yes
Type Arbitrary code execution
Description
Several memory safety bugs have been found in Firefox < 51 and Thunderbird < 47.5. 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.
Group Package Affected Fixed Severity Status Ticket
AVG-158 thunderbird 45.6.0-1 45.7.0-1 Critical Fixed
AVG-157 firefox 50.1.0-1 51.0.1-1 Critical Fixed
Date Advisory Group Package Severity Description
29 Jan 2017 ASA-201701-40 AVG-158 thunderbird Critical multiple issues
29 Jan 2017 ASA-201701-39 AVG-157 firefox Critical multiple issues
References
https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/mfsa2017-01/#CVE-2017-5373
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/buglist.cgi?bug_id=1322315%2C1328834%2C1322420%2C1285833%2C1285960%2C1328251%2C1331058%2C1325938%2C1325877