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CVE-2009-3076

Impact:
Moderate
Public Date:
2009-09-09
Bugzilla:
521692: CVE-2009-3076 Firefox 3.0.14 Insufficient warning for PKCS11 module installation and removal

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Mozilla Firefox before 3.0.14 does not properly implement certain dialogs associated with the (1) pkcs11.addmodule and (2) pkcs11.deletemodule operations, which makes it easier for remote attackers to trick a user into installing or removing an arbitrary PKCS11 module.

Find out more about CVE-2009-3076 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:P/A:N
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact None

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Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 (seamonkey) RHSA-2009:1431 2009-09-09
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 (nspr) RHSA-2009:1430 2009-09-09
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (xulrunner) RHSA-2009:1430 2009-09-09
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Optional Productivity Applications (v. 5 server) (thunderbird) RHSA-2010:0153 2010-03-17
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 (thunderbird) RHSA-2010:0154 2010-03-17
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 (seamonkey) RHSA-2009:1432 2009-09-09
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (thunderbird) RHSA-2010:0153 2010-03-17

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 5 xulrunner 1.9.0.14-1.el5_4 Fixed
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 nspr 4.7.5-1.el4_8 Fixed
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 5 nspr 4.7.5-1.el5_4 Fixed

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