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CVE-2005-2701

Impact:
Critical
Public Date:
2005-09-22

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Heap-based buffer overflow in Firefox before 1.0.7 and Mozilla Suite before 1.7.12 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via an XBM image file that ends in a large number of spaces instead of the expected end tag.

Find out more about CVE-2005-2701 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 (firefox) RHSA-2005:785 2005-09-22
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1 (mozilla) RHSA-2005:789 2005-09-22
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 (mozilla) RHSA-2005:789 2005-09-22
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 (mozilla) RHSA-2005:789 2005-09-22

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 mozilla 1.7.12-1.4.1 Fixed
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 devhelp 0.9.2-2.4.7 Fixed

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