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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2009-1169

Original release date: 03/26/2009
Last revised: 08/27/2013
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

The txMozillaXSLTProcessor::TransformToDoc function in Mozilla Firefox before 3.0.8 and SeaMonkey before 1.1.16 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via an XML file with a crafted XSLT transform.

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
Per: http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/34235/info Mozilla Firefox is prone to a remote memory-corruption vulnerability. An attacker can exploit this issue to execute arbitrary code within the context of the affected browser. Failed exploit attempt will result in a denial-of-service condition.

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External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-745-1
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2009-113.htm
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1021939
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2009:0397
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDVSA-2009:084
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 34550
Type: Advisory
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 34521
Type: Advisory
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SA:2009:023
Type: Patch Information
External Source: BID
Name: 34235
Type: Patch Information; Exploit
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2009/mfsa2009-12.html
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=485286
Type: Patch Information
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=460090
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SA:2009:022
Type: Patch Information
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2009-0853
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11372
External Source: MILW0RM
Name: 8285
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 34527
Type: Advisory
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 34505
Type: Advisory
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 34486
Type: Advisory
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2009:0398
External Source: MISC
Name: http://blogs.zdnet.com/security/?p=3013
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 34511
Type: Advisory
External Source: XF
Name: mozilla-xslt-code-execution(49439)
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1756
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=485217
Type: Patch Information
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 34792
Type: Advisory
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2009-3100
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2009-3101
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2009-3099
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 34549
Type: Advisory
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 34510
Type: Advisory
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 34471
Type: Advisory

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11372
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

Vulnerable software and versions

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* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.14
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.12
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:3.0.1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.19
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:3.0:beta5
* 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:2.0:beta_1
* 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:3.0.5
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.20
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.0
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.0.3
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:0.9:rc
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.0.2
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:3.0
* 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:2.0.0.9
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.5
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.0.8
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0_.1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0_.10
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0_.4
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0_.5
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0_.6
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0_.7
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0_.9
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0_8
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.21
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.17
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.10
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:3.0:beta2
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.16
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.11
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.15
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:0.6.1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:0.7
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:0.7.1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.0:preview_release
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:0.3
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:0.4
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:0.5
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:0.6
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:0.1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:0.2
* 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:1.5.0.11
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.7
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.5.0.12
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.5.0.1
* 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:beta1
* 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:3.0:alpha
* 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:2.0.0.3
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:0.9_rc
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.2
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:3.0.2
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0:rc3
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0:rc2
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:3.0.3
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.8
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:3.0beta5
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.13
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:3.0.6
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.0.6::linux
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.5:beta1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:3.0.4
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.18
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:3.0.7 and previous versions
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  • Resource Management Errors (CWE-399)