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CVE-2007-0008

Impact: Moderate
Public: 2007-02-01
Bugzilla: 565576: CVE-2007-0008 CVE-2007-0009 NSS: SSLv2 protocol buffer overflows

Details

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Integer underflow in the SSLv2 support in Mozilla Network Security Services (NSS) before 3.11.5, as used by Firefox before 1.5.0.10 and 2.x before 2.0.0.2, SeaMonkey before 1.0.8, Thunderbird before 1.5.0.10, and certain Sun Java System server products before 20070611, allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted SSLv2 server message containing a public key that is too short to encrypt the "Master Secret", which results in a heap-based overflow.

Find out more about CVE-2007-0008 from the MITRE CVE dictionary and NIST NVD.

Red Hat security errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop version 5 (thunderbird) RHSA-2007:0108 March 14, 2007
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 2.1 (seamonkey) RHSA-2007:0077 February 24, 2007
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 3 (seamonkey) RHSA-2007:0077 February 24, 2007
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 RHSA-2007:0077 February 24, 2007
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 (firefox) RHSA-2007:0079 February 23, 2007
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 (thunderbird) RHSA-2007:0078 March 02, 2007
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 5 (firefox) RHSA-2007:0097 March 14, 2007

External References

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