CVE-2009-0774

Impact:
Critical
Public Date:
2009-03-04
Bugzilla:
488283: CVE-2009-0774 Firefox 2 and 3 crashes in the JavaScript engine

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

The layout engine in Mozilla Firefox 2 and 3 before 3.0.7, Thunderbird before 2.0.0.21, and SeaMonkey 1.1.15 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via vectors related to gczeal, a different vulnerability than CVE-2009-0773.

Find out more about CVE-2009-0774 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

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 4 (firefox) RHSA-2009:0315 2009-03-05
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (thunderbird) RHSA-2009:0258 2009-03-24
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 (seamonkey) RHSA-2009:0325 2009-03-05
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Optional Productivity Applications (v. 5 server) (thunderbird) RHSA-2009:0258 2009-03-24
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 (seamonkey) RHSA-2009:0325 2009-03-05
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1 (seamonkey) RHSA-2009:0325 2009-03-05
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 (thunderbird) RHSA-2009:0258 2009-03-24
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 RHSA-2009:0315 2009-03-05

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