Endpoint Vulnerability

Use-after-free during DOM interactions with SVG

Description

Security researcher Abhishek Arya (Inferno) of the Google Chrome Security Team used the Address Sanitizer tool to discover a use-after-free during cycle collection. This was found in interactions with the SVG content through the document object model (DOM) with animating SVG content. This leads to a potentially exploitable crash.

Affected Products

Thunderbird

References

CVE-2014-1563,