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CVE-2008-2811

Impact: Critical
Public: 2008-07-02
Bugzilla: 453007: CVE-2008-2811 Firefox block reflow flaw

Details

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

The block reflow implementation in Mozilla Firefox before 2.0.0.15, Thunderbird 2.0.0.14 and earlier, and SeaMonkey before 1.1.10 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (application crash) via an image whose display requires more pixels than nscoord_MAX, related to nsBlockFrame::DrainOverflowLines.

Find out more about CVE-2008-2811 from the MITRE CVE dictionary and NIST NVD.

Red Hat security errata

Platform Errata Release Date
RHEL Optional Productivity Applications version 5 (thunderbird) RHSA-2008:0616 July 23, 2008
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop version 5 (thunderbird) RHSA-2008:0616 July 23, 2008
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 2.1 (seamonkey) RHSA-2008:0547 July 02, 2008
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 3 (seamonkey) RHSA-2008:0547 July 02, 2008
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 (firefox) RHSA-2008:0549 July 02, 2008
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 (seamonkey) RHSA-2008:0547 July 02, 2008
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 (thunderbird) RHSA-2008:0616 July 23, 2008
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 5 (firefox) RHSA-2008:0569 July 02, 2008

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