Firefox vulnerability

ID USN-1360-1
Type ubuntu
Reporter Ubuntu
Modified 2012-02-13T00:00:00


Andrew McCreight and Olli Pettay discovered a use-after-free vulnerability in the XBL bindings. An attacker could exploit this to cause a denial of service via application crash, or potentially execute code with the privileges of the user invoking Firefox. (CVE-2012-0452)