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530156: CVE-2009-3373 Firefox heap buffer overflow in GIF color map parser

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Heap-based buffer overflow in the GIF image parser in Mozilla Firefox before 3.0.15 and 3.5.x before 3.5.4, and SeaMonkey before 2.0, allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via unspecified vectors.

Find out more about CVE-2009-3373 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 RHSA-2009:1530 2009-10-27
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 RHSA-2009:1530 2009-10-27

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 5 xulrunner Fixed
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 5 nspr 4.7.6-1.el5_4 Fixed
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 nspr 4.7.6-1.el4_8 Fixed

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