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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2016-2808

The watch implementation in the JavaScript engine in Mozilla Firefox before 46.0, Firefox ESR 38.x before 38.8, and Firefox ESR 45.x before 45.1 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (generation-count overflow, out-of-bounds HashMap write access, and application crash) via a crafted web site.
Publish Date : 2016-04-30 Last Update Date : 2017-07-01
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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 High (Specialized access conditions exist. It is hard to exploit and several special conditions must be satisfied to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of ServiceExecute CodeOverflow
CWE ID 119

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
RHSA-2016:0695: firefox security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20160695 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-2016-2808

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Mozilla Firefox * * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Mozilla Firefox 45.0.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Mozilla Firefox Esr 38.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Mozilla Firefox Esr 38.0.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Mozilla Firefox Esr 38.0.5 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Mozilla Firefox Esr 38.1.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Mozilla Firefox Esr 38.1.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Mozilla Firefox Esr 38.2.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Mozilla Firefox Esr 38.2.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Mozilla Firefox Esr 38.3.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Mozilla Firefox Esr 38.4.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Mozilla Firefox Esr 38.5.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Mozilla Firefox Esr 38.5.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Mozilla Firefox Esr 38.6.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Mozilla Firefox Esr 38.6.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Mozilla Firefox Esr 38.7.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Mozilla Firefox Esr 38.7.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Mozilla Firefox 2
Mozilla Firefox Esr 15

- References For CVE-2016-2808
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2016:1251
SUSE SUSE-SU-2016:1258
GENTOO GLSA-201701-15
SECTRACK 1035692
SUSE SUSE-SU-2016:1352
SUSE SUSE-SU-2016:1374
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2016:1211
REDHAT RHSA-2016:0695

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2016-2808

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

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