CVE Reference: CVE-2014-1498

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Original Page at CVE MITRE:
CVE-2014-1498

Description:
The crypto.generateCRMFRequest method in Mozilla Firefox before 28.0 and SeaMonkey before 2.25 does not properly validate a certain key type, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via vectors that trigger generation of a key that supports the Elliptic Curve ec-dual-use algorithm.

CVE Status:
Candidate

References:

SUSE
  http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2014-03/msg00017.html
  http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2014-03/msg00022.html
  http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2014-03/msg00016.html
  http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2014-04/msg00016.html

CONFIRM
  http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2014/mfsa2014-18.html


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