CVE-2008-1380

Impact:
Critical
Public Date:
2008-04-16
Bugzilla:
440518: CVE-2008-1380 Firefox JavaScript garbage collection crash

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

The JavaScript engine in Mozilla Firefox before 2.0.0.14, Thunderbird before 2.0.0.14, and SeaMonkey before 1.1.10 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (garbage collector crash) and possibly have other impacts via a crafted web page. NOTE: this is due to an incorrect fix for CVE-2008-1237.

Find out more about CVE-2008-1380 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 5 (firefox) RHSA-2008:0222 2008-04-17
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 (firefox) RHSA-2008:0222 2008-04-17
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 (thunderbird) RHSA-2008:0224 2008-04-30
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop version 5 (thunderbird) RHSA-2008:0224 2008-04-30
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 3 (seamonkey) RHSA-2008:0223 2008-04-17
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 (seamonkey) RHSA-2008:0223 2008-04-17
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Optional Productivity Applications version 5 (thunderbird) RHSA-2008:0224 2008-04-30
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 2.1 (seamonkey) RHSA-2008:0223 2008-04-17