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CVE-2010-0175

Impact: Critical
Public: 2010-03-30
Bugzilla: 578149: CVE-2010-0175 Mozilla remote code execution with use-after-free in nsTreeSelection

Details

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Use-after-free vulnerability in the nsTreeSelection implementation in Mozilla Firefox before 3.0.19 and 3.5.x before 3.5.9, Thunderbird before 3.0.4, and SeaMonkey before 2.0.4 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (application crash) via unspecified vectors that trigger a call to the handler for the select event for XUL tree items.

Find out more about CVE-2010-0175 from the MITRE CVE 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
RHEL Optional Productivity Applications version 5 (thunderbird) RHSA-2010:0545 July 21, 2010
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop version 5 (thunderbird) RHSA-2010:0545 July 21, 2010
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 3 (seamonkey) RHSA-2010:0333 March 30, 2010
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 (firefox) RHSA-2010:0332 March 30, 2010
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 (seamonkey) RHSA-2010:0333 March 30, 2010
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 (thunderbird) RHSA-2010:0544 July 21, 2010
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 5 (firefox) RHSA-2010:0332 March 30, 2010

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