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CVE-2008-4064

Impact:
Critical
Public Date:
2008-09-23
Bugzilla:
463204: CVE-2008-4064 Mozilla crashes with evidence of memory corruption

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Multiple unspecified vulnerabilities in Mozilla Firefox 3.x before 3.0.2 allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory corruption and application crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via vectors related to graphics rendering and (1) handling of a long alert messagebox in the cairo_surface_set_device_offset function, (2) integer overflows when handling animated PNG data in the info_callback function in nsPNGDecoder.cpp, and (3) an integer overflow when handling SVG data in the nsSVGFEGaussianBlurElement::SetupPredivide function in nsSVGFilters.cpp.

Find out more about CVE-2008-4064 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (yelp) RHSA-2008:0879 2008-09-24
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 (firefox) RHSA-2008:0879 2008-09-24

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 5 nss 3.12.1.1-1.el5 Fixed
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 5 devhelp 0.12-19.el5 Fixed
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 5 xulrunner 1.9.0.2-5.el5 Fixed
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 5 yelp 2.16.0-21.el5 Fixed

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