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CVE-2010-1215

Impact: Critical
Public: 2010-07-20
Bugzilla: 615463: CVE-2010-1215 Mozilla Arbitrary code execution using SJOW and fast native function

Details

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Mozilla Firefox 3.6.x before 3.6.7 and Thunderbird 3.1.x before 3.1.1 do not properly implement access to a content object through a SafeJSObjectWrapper (aka SJOW) wrapper, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary JavaScript code with chrome privileges by leveraging "access to an object from the chrome scope."

Find out more about CVE-2010-1215 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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