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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2005-2702

Original release date: 09/23/2005
Last revised: 03/07/2011


Firefox before 1.0.7 and Mozilla Suite before 1.7.12 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via Unicode sequences with "zero-width non-joiner" characters.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 7.5 HIGH
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: Provides user account access, Allows partial confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/mfsa2005-58.html
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SA:2005:058
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1150
Type: Tool Signature
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDKSA-2005:169
External Source: BID
Name: 15495
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-866
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FLSA-2006:168375
External Source: SCO
Name: SCOSA-2005.49
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2005:791
External Source: BID
Name: 14918
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDKSA-2005:170
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1014954
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2005:789
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2005:785
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2005-1824
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11609
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-868
External Source: XF
Name: mozilla-zerowidthnonjoiner-stack-corruption(22375)
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-200-1
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDKSA-2005:174
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-838

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1150
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11609
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

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