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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2008-2785

Original release date: 06/19/2008
Last revised: 05/13/2011
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Mozilla Firefox before 2.0.0.16 and 3.x before 3.0.1, Thunderbird before 2.0.0.16, and SeaMonkey before 1.1.11 use an incorrect integer data type as a CSS object reference counter in the CSSValue array (aka nsCSSValue:Array) data structure, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a large number of references to a common CSS object, leading to a counter overflow and a free of in-use memory, aka ZDI-CAN-349.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 9.3 (HIGH) (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable; Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity: Medium
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: MISC
Name: http://dvlabs.tippingpoint.com/blog/2008/06/18/vulnerability-in-mozilla-firefox-30
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2008-6517
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 31195
Type: Advisory
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 31145
Type: Advisory
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.novell.com/support/search.do?cmd=displayKC&docType=kc&externalId=InfoDocument-patchbuilder-readme5031400
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1621
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2008/mfsa2008-34.html
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-626-1
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20080729 rPSA-2008-0238-1 firefox
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1697
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2008-6706
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1615
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=440230
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2008:0598
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 31121
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2008-6737
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2009-0977
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://wiki.rpath.com/wiki/Advisories:rPSA-2008-0238
External Source: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-200808-03
External Source: BID
Name: 29802
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 31129
Type: Advisory
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 31377
Type: Advisory
External Source: SLACKWARE
Name: SSA:2008-210-05
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 31306
Type: Advisory
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1020336
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1614
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 33433
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 31253
Type: Advisory
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 31286
Type: Advisory
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2008-1873
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 31122
Type: Advisory
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 31270
Type: Advisory
External Source: MISC
Name: http://blog.mozilla.com/security/2008/06/18/new-security-issue-under-investigation/
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20080717 ZDI-08-044: Mozilla Firefox CSSValue Array Memory Corruption Vulnerability
External Source: SLACKWARE
Name: SSA:2008-198-01
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-626-2
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 31176
Type: Advisory
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 34501
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 31220
Type: Advisory
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 31403
Type: Advisory
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2008:0599
External Source: XF
Name: firefox-unspecified-code-execution(43167)
Type: Advisory
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2008-6519
External Source: MISC
Name: http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-08-044/
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-629-1
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 31261
Type: Advisory
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 31183
Type: Advisory
External Source: SLACKWARE
Name: SSA:2008-198-02
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2008:0616
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9900
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 30761
Type: Advisory
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2008:0597
External Source: SUNALERT
Name: 256408
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 31157
Type: Advisory
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 31144
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 31154
Type: Advisory
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-2683
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-623-1
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDVSA-2008:155
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDVSA-2008:148

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9900
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

Vulnerable software and versions

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* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.10
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.11
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.12
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.13
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.2
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.3
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.4
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.5
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.6
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.7
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.8
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.9
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:3.0
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.15 and previous versions
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0.0.12
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0.0.9
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0.0.6
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0.0.5
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0.0.4
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0.0.0
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.0.14
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.0.13
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.0.12
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.0.10
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.0.9
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.0.8
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.0.7
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.0.5
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.0.4
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.0.2
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.0.8
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.0.7
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.0.6
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.0.5
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.0.2
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.0
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.9
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.8
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.7
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.6
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.5
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.4
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.3
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.2
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1:beta
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1:alpha
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0.9
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0.8
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0.7
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0.6
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0.5
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0.4
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0.3
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0.2
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0.1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0:beta
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0:alpha
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0.0.14 and previous versions
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.14
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.10 and previous versions
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.9
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.8
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.7
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.6
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.5
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.4
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.3
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.2
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.1
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