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CVE-2009-0352

Impact:
Critical
Public Date:
2009-02-03
Bugzilla:
483139: CVE-2009-0352 Firefox layout crashes with evidence of memory corruption

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Multiple unspecified vulnerabilities in Mozilla Firefox 3.x before 3.0.6, Thunderbird before 2.0.0.21, and SeaMonkey before 1.1.15 allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory corruption and application crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via vectors related to the layout engine and destruction of arbitrary layout objects by the nsViewManager::Composite function.

Find out more about CVE-2009-0352 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

NOTE: The following CVSS v2 metrics and score provided are preliminary and subject to review.

Base Score 6.8
Base Metrics AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial

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Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (thunderbird) RHSA-2009:0258 2009-03-24
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1 (seamonkey) RHSA-2009:0257 2009-02-04
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Optional Productivity Applications (v. 5 server) (thunderbird) RHSA-2009:0258 2009-03-24
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 RHSA-2009:0256 2009-02-04
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 RHSA-2009:0256 2009-02-04
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 (seamonkey) RHSA-2009:0257 2009-02-04
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 (seamonkey) RHSA-2009:0257 2009-02-04
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 (thunderbird) RHSA-2009:0258 2009-03-24

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 5 nss 3.12.2.0-4.el5 Fixed
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 5 xulrunner 1.9.0.6-1.el5 Fixed
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 nss 3.12.2.0-3.el4 Fixed

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