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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2008-5017

Original release date: 11/13/2008
Last revised: 10/30/2012
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Integer overflow in xpcom/io/nsEscape.cpp in the browser engine in Mozilla Firefox 3.x before 3.0.4, Firefox 2.x before 2.0.0.18, Thunderbird 2.x before 2.0.0.18, and SeaMonkey 1.x before 1.1.13 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via unknown vectors.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 10.0 (HIGH) (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
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: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2009-0977
External Source: SUNALERT
Name: 256408
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 32778
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2008:0977
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1021183
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 33433
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT
Name: TA08-319A
External Source: BID
Name: 32281
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2008/mfsa2008-52.html
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1669
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 32695
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2008:0978
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 32714
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 34501
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SA:2008:055
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 32798
External Source: MISC
Name: https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=455987
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 32713
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDVSA-2008:228
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 32853
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 32684
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 32721
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 33434
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 32694
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1696
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 32693
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2008-3146
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDVSA-2008:235
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-667-1
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1671
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1697
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11436
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2008-9669
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDVSA-2008:230
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 32715
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 32845
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2008:0976
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2008-9667

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11436
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

Vulnerable software and versions

+ Configuration 1
+ OR
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.14
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.12
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:0.10
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:0.8
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:0.10.1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:0.9.1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:0.9
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:0.9.3
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:0.9.2
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.0.1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.0
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:0.9:rc
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.0.3
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.0.2
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.0.5
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.0.4
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.0.7
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.0.6
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.5
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.0.8
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.10
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.11
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.16
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.15
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.13
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.5.0.4
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.5.0.5
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.5.0.2
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.5.0.3
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.0.6::linux
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.5.0.11
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.5.0.12
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.7
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.5.0.1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.5:beta1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.5.0.10
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.5.3
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.5.4
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.5.1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.5.2
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.5.0.8
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.5.0.9
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.5.0.6
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.5.0.7
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.5:beta2
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.8
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.5.8
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.5.7
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.5.6
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.5.5
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.6
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.5
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.4
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:0.9_rc
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.3
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.2
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.8
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.9
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0:beta_1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0:beta1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0:rc2
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0:rc3
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.17 and previous versions
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0.0.1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0.0.0
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0.0.3
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0.0.2
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.0.9
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.0.8
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.2
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0.0.12
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0.0.4
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.0.6
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.0.7
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.0.8
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.0.2
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.0.3
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.0.4
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.0.5
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0.0.11
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.0.3
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.0.4
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.0.6
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.0.7
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.0.1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.0.10
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.0.11
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.0.2
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.0.5:beta
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0.0.16
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0.0.15
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0.0.14
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0.0.13
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.7.1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.7.3
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.7.2
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.7.3
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.7
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.7.1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.0
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5:beta2
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.0.1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.8
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.9
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.2
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.5
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.6
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.3
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.4
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0.0.17 and previous versions
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.8
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.7
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.6
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.9
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.10
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0:beta
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.4
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.5
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0::alpha
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.5:1.1.10
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0::dev
* 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:1.1.3
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.2
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0.1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1:beta
* 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:1.0.99
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.11
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.12 and previous versions
cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:3.0
cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:3.0.1
cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:3.0.2
cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:3.0.3 and previous versions

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