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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2009-1838

Original release date: 06/12/2009
Last revised: 08/21/2010
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

The garbage-collection implementation in Mozilla Firefox before 3.0.11, Thunderbird before 2.0.0.22, and SeaMonkey before 1.1.17 sets an element's owner document to null in unspecified circumstances, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary JavaScript with chrome privileges via a crafted event handler, related to an incorrect context for this event handler.

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: SECUNIA
Name: 35882
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 35468
External Source: SUNALERT
Name: 264308
External Source: SLACKWARE
Name: SSA:2009-178-01
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11080
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2009-7614
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDVSA-2009:141
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 35440
Type: Advisory
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2009:1096
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2009:1095
External Source: BID
Name: 35326
Type: Patch Information
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 35536
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2009-6411
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2009-6366
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 35602
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 35415
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2009:1125
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 55157
External Source: SLACKWARE
Name: SSA:2009-176-01
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-782-1
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1022397
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 35331
Type: Advisory
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=489131
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1830
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2009-7567
External Source: SLACKWARE
Name: SSA:2009-167-01
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 35561
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 35439
Type: Advisory
External Source: BID
Name: 35383
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=503580
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2009/mfsa2009-29.html
Type: Advisory
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1820
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 35431
Type: Advisory
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2009-1572
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2009:1126
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 35428
Type: Advisory

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11080
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

Vulnerable software and versions

+ Configuration 1
+ OR
* 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
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:3.0.4
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:3.0.5
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:3.0.6
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:3.0.7
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:3.0.8
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:3.0:alpha
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:3.0:beta2
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:3.0.9
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0.0.0
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0.0.1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0.0.11
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0.0.12
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0.0.13
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0.0.14
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0.0.15
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0.0.16
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0.0.17
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0.0.18
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0.0.2
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0.0.3
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0.0.4
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0.0.5
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0.0.6
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0.0.7
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0.0.8
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0.0.9
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0.14
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0_.12
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0_.13
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0_.14
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0_.4
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0_.5
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0_.6
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0_.9
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0_8
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.2
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.3
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.4
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.5
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.6
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.7
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.7.1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.7.2
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.7.3
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.0
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.0.2
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.0.1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.0.3
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.8
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.0.4
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.9
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.0.5
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.0.5:beta
* 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:1.5.0.12
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.0.1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.0.13
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.0.10
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.0.14
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.0.11
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.0.5
* 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: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:1.5.0.2
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5:beta2
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.7.1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.7.3
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0.1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0.3
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0.4
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0.6
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0.8
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0.9
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.10
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0:beta
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0::alpha
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0::beta
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0:alpha
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0::dev
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0.99
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.11
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.12
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.13
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.15
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.3
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.5
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.6
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.9
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1::alpha
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1:alpha
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.5:1.1.10
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1::beta
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.8
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1:beta
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.7
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.16 and previous versions
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0.0.19 and previous versions
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:3.0.10 and previous versions
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.14
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.12
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.19
* 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:2.0:beta_1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:0.9.2
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.0.1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.0
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.20
* 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:2.0.0.9
* 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:2.0.0.10
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.17
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.11
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.16
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.4.1
* 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:1.5.0.12
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.7
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.5.0.1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.5.0.10
* 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: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:rc3
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0:rc2
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.8
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.13
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.0.6::linux
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.5:beta1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.18
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:3.0:beta5
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:3.0beta5

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