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CVE-2010-1209

Impact: Critical
Public: 2010-07-20
Bugzilla: 615459: CVE-2010-1209 Mozilla Use-after-free error in NodeIterator

Details

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Use-after-free vulnerability in the NodeIterator implementation in Mozilla Firefox 3.5.x before 3.5.11 and 3.6.x before 3.6.7, and SeaMonkey before 2.0.6, allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted NodeFilter that detaches DOM nodes, related to the NodeIterator interface and a javascript callback.

Find out more about CVE-2010-1209 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
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 (firefox) RHSA-2010:0547 July 21, 2010
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 5 (firefox) RHSA-2010:0547 July 21, 2010

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