Mozilla Firefox, Thunderbird, and SeaMonkey Bitmap Image Decoding Remote Memory Corruption Vulnerability

Mozilla Firefox, Thunderbird, and SeaMonkey contain a vulnerability that could allow an unauthenticated, remote attacker to execute arbitrary code on a targeted system.

The vulnerability is due to a memory corruption error in the affected software while processing certain web pages. An unauthenticated, remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability by persuading a user to visit a malicious web page. When visited, the page could trigger a memory corruption error. The attacker could use the memory corruption error to execute arbitrary code on the system.

Mozilla has confirmed this vulnerability and released updated software.

 

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