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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2014-1576

Heap-based buffer overflow in the nsTransformedTextRun function in Mozilla Firefox before 33.0, Firefox ESR 31.x before 31.2, and Thunderbird 31.x before 31.2 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) token sequences that trigger changes to capitalization style.
Publish Date : 2014-10-15 Last Update Date : 2016-12-24
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute CodeOverflow
CWE ID 119

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
DEPRECATED: DSA-3050-2 -- xulrunner update oval:org.mitre.oval:def:28072 unix
DSA-3050-3 -- iceweasel security update oval:org.mitre.oval:def:28285 unix
DSA-3061-1 -- icedove security update oval:org.mitre.oval:def:28243 unix
ELSA-2014-1635 -- firefox security update oval:org.mitre.oval:def:27134 unix
RHSA-2014:1635: firefox security update (Critical) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:26899 unix
RHSA-2014:1635: firefox security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20141635 unix
SUSE-SU-2014:1385-1 -- Security update for MozillaFirefox (important) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:28321 unix
SUSE-SU-2014:1458-1 -- Security update for MozillaFirefox (important) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:28218 unix
SUSE-SU-2014:1458-3 -- Security update for MozillaFirefox (important) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:27600 unix
SUSE-SU-2014:1458-2 -- Security update for MozillaFirefox (important) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:27515 unix
SUSE-SU-2014:1510-1 -- Security update for MozillaFirefox and mozilla-nss (moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:28150 unix
USN-2372-1 -- Firefox vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:26973 unix
USN-2373-1 -- Thunderbird vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:27048 unix
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2014-1576

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Mozilla Firefox * * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Mozilla Firefox 30.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Mozilla Firefox 31.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Mozilla Firefox 31.1.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Mozilla Firefox Esr 31.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Mozilla Firefox Esr 31.1.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 31.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 31.1.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Mozilla Firefox 4
Mozilla Firefox Esr 2
Mozilla Thunderbird 2

- References For CVE-2014-1576
BID 70430 Mozilla Firefox/Thunderbird CVE-2014-1576 Remote Heap Buffer Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2015-07-22
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2014:1345
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2014:1344
SECTRACK 1031030
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2014:1343
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2014:1346
SECTRACK 1031028
REDHAT RHSA-2014:1635
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2015:0138 CONFIRM
GENTOO GLSA-201504-01
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2015:1266

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2014-1576

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit for more information)

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