Vulnerability CVE-2021-29984


Published: 2021-08-17   Modified: 2021-08-18

Description:
Instruction reordering resulted in a sequence of instructions that would cause an object to be incorrectly considered during garbage collection. This led to memory corruption and a potentially exploitable crash. This vulnerability affects Thunderbird < 78.13, Thunderbird < 91, Firefox ESR < 78.13, and Firefox < 91.

Type:

NVD-CWE-noinfo

CVSS2 => (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

CVSS Base Score
Impact Subscore
Exploitability Subscore
6.8/10
6.4/10
8.6/10
Exploit range
Attack complexity
Authentication
Remote
Medium
No required
Confidentiality impact
Integrity impact
Availability impact
Partial
Partial
Partial
Affected software
Mozilla -> Firefox 
Mozilla -> Firefox esr 
Mozilla -> Thunderbird 

 References:
https://www.mozilla.org/security/advisories/mfsa2021-34/
https://www.mozilla.org/security/advisories/mfsa2021-33/
https://www.mozilla.org/security/advisories/mfsa2021-36/
https://www.mozilla.org/security/advisories/mfsa2021-35/
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1720031

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