CVE-2009-2464

Impact:
Critical
Public Date:
2009-07-21
Bugzilla:
512133: CVE-2009-2464 Mozilla crash with multiple RDFs in XUL tree

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

The nsXULTemplateQueryProcessorRDF::CheckIsSeparator function in Mozilla Firefox before 3.0.12, SeaMonkey 2.0a1pre, and Thunderbird allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory corruption and application crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via vectors related to loading multiple RDF files in a XUL tree element.

Find out more about CVE-2009-2464 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 5 RHSA-2009:1162 2009-07-22
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 (firefox) RHSA-2009:1162 2009-07-22

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