CVE-2008-0304

Impact:
Critical
Public Date:
2008-02-26
Bugzilla:
435123: CVE-2008-0304 thunderbird/seamonkey: MIME External-Body Heap Overflow Vulnerability

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Heap-based buffer overflow in Mozilla Thunderbird before 2.0.0.12 and SeaMonkey before 1.1.8 might allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted external-body MIME type in an e-mail message, related to an incorrect memory allocation during message preview.

Find out more about CVE-2008-0304 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 (thunderbird) RHSA-2008:0105 2008-02-08
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 (seamonkey) RHSA-2008:0104 2008-02-08
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 3 (seamonkey) RHSA-2008:0104 2008-02-08
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop version 5 (thunderbird) RHSA-2008:0105 2008-02-08
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 2.1 (seamonkey) RHSA-2008:0104 2008-02-08
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Optional Productivity Applications version 5 (thunderbird) RHSA-2008:0105 2008-02-08