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CVE-2009-2470

Impact:
Low
Public Date:
2009-07-21
Bugzilla:
512145: CVE-2009-2470 Mozilla data corruption with SOCKS5 reply

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Mozilla Firefox before 3.0.12, and 3.5.x before 3.5.2, allows remote SOCKS5 proxy servers to cause a denial of service (data stream corruption) via a long domain name in a reply.

Find out more about CVE-2009-2470 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 4.3
Base Metrics AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact Partial

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Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Optional Productivity Applications (v. 5 server) (thunderbird) RHSA-2010:0153 2010-03-17
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (thunderbird) RHSA-2010:0153 2010-03-17
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 (seamonkey) RHSA-2009:1163 2009-07-22
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 (firefox) RHSA-2009:1162 2009-07-22
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 (seamonkey) RHSA-2009:1163 2009-07-22
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (xulrunner) RHSA-2009:1162 2009-07-22
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 (thunderbird) RHSA-2010:0154 2010-03-17

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 5 xulrunner 1.9.0.12-1.el5_3 Fixed

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