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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2012-1954

Original release date: 07/18/2012
Last revised: 10/10/2014
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Use-after-free vulnerability in the nsDocument::AdoptNode function in Mozilla Firefox 4.x through 13.0, Firefox ESR 10.x before 10.0.6, Thunderbird 5.0 through 13.0, Thunderbird ESR 10.x before 10.0.6, and SeaMonkey before 2.11 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (heap memory corruption) or possibly execute arbitrary code via vectors involving multiple adoptions and empty documents.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 10.0 HIGH
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: SECTRACK
Name: 1027256
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-2514
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-2528
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2012:1088
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:16984
External Source: SUSE
Name: openSUSE-SU-2012:0899
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=765139
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-1509-1
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-1509-2
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SU-2012:0895
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2012/mfsa2012-44.html
Type: Advisory
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SU-2012:0896
External Source: SUSE
Name: openSUSE-SU-2012:0917

Vulnerable software and versions

+ Configuration 1
+ OR
cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:4.0.1
cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:4.0:beta7
cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:4.0:beta8
cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:4.0:beta9
cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:4.0:beta1
cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:4.0:beta10
cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:4.0:beta12
cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:4.0:beta11
cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:4.0
cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:4.0:beta5
cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:4.0:beta6
cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:4.0:beta3
cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:4.0:beta4
cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:4.0:beta2
cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:5.0
cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:5.0.1
cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:6.0
cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:6.0.2
cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:6.0.1
cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:7.0.1
cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:7.0
cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:8.0
cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:8.0.1
cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:9.0.1
cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:9.0
cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:11.0
cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:12.0
cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:12.0:beta6
cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:13.0
+ Configuration 2
+ OR
cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.10 and previous versions
cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.1:alpha1
cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.1:alpha3
cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.1:alpha2
cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.1
cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.1:rc1
cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.1:rc2
cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.1:beta2
cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.1:beta3
cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.1:beta1
cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.0.8
cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.0.7
cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.0.11
cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.0.9
cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.0.6
cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.0.5
cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.0.2
cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.0.1
cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.0.12
cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.0.13
cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.0.10
cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.0.14
cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.0.3
cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.0
cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.0:rc2
cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.0.4
cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.0:alpha_2
cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.0:alpha_1
cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.0:rc1
cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.0:beta_2
cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.0:beta_1
cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.0:alpha_3
cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.19
cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.18
cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.8
cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.17
cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.7
cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.16
cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.1
cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.14
cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.15
cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.11
cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.6
cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.9
cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.12
cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1:alpha
cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0:alpha
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:1.5.0.8
cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.5.0.9
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:1.5.0.10
cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.3
cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.2
cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.13
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
+ Configuration 3
+ OR
cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird_esr:10.0.5
cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird_esr:10.0.3
cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird_esr:10.0.4
cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird_esr:10.0
cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird_esr:10.0.1
cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird_esr:10.0.2
+ Configuration 4
+ OR
cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:5.0
cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:6.0
cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:6.0.1
cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:6.0.2
cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:7.0.1
cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:7.0
cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:8.0
cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:9.0.1
cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:9.0
cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:10.0.2
cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:10.0.3
cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:10.0.1
cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:10.0
cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:10.0.4
cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:11.0
cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:12.0
cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:13.0
+ Configuration 5
+ OR
cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox_esr:10.0.1
cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox_esr:10.0.2
cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox_esr:10.0.3
cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox_esr:10.0.4
cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox_esr:10.0
cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox_esr:10.0.5

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Technical Details

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  • Resource Management Errors (CWE-399)