CVE-2015-2715

2015-05-14T10:59:00
ID CVE-2015-2715
Type cve
Reporter cve@mitre.org
Modified 2018-10-30T16:27:00

Description

Race condition in the nsThreadManager::RegisterCurrentThread function in Mozilla Firefox before 38.0 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (use-after-free and heap memory corruption) by leveraging improper Media Decoder Thread creation at the time of a shutdown.