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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2013-1694

Original release date: 06/25/2013
Last revised: 11/02/2013
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

The PreserveWrapper implementation in Mozilla Firefox before 22.0, Firefox ESR 17.x before 17.0.7, Thunderbird before 17.0.7, and Thunderbird ESR 17.x before 17.0.7 does not properly handle the lack of a wrapper, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code by leveraging unintended clearing of the wrapper cache's preserved-wrapper flag.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 7.5 (HIGH) (AV:N/AC:L/AU:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
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: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-2716
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2013:0982
External Source: SUSE
Name: openSUSE-SU-2013:1140
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-1891-1
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:17405
External Source: SUSE
Name: openSUSE-SU-2013:1143
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2013/mfsa2013-56.html
Type: Advisory
External Source: SUSE
Name: openSUSE-SU-2013:1141
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=848535
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-1890-1
External Source: SUSE
Name: openSUSE-SU-2013:1142
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-2720
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2013:0981

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