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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2013-1694

Original release date: 06/25/2013
Last revised: 11/02/2013


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.


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: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=848535
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-2720
External Source: SUSE
Name: openSUSE-SU-2013:1142
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2013:0982
External Source: SUSE
Name: openSUSE-SU-2013:1140
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2013:0981
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-1890-1
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:17405
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2013/mfsa2013-56.html
Type: Advisory
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-1891-1
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-2716
External Source: SUSE
Name: openSUSE-SU-2013:1141
External Source: SUSE
Name: openSUSE-SU-2013:1143

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