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CVE-2010-2753

Impact: Critical
Public: 2010-07-20
Bugzilla: 615466: CVE-2010-2753 Mozilla nsTreeSelection dangling pointer remote code execution vulnerability

Details

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Integer overflow in Mozilla Firefox 3.5.x before 3.5.11 and 3.6.x before 3.6.7, Thunderbird 3.0.x before 3.0.6 and 3.1.x before 3.1.1, and SeaMonkey before 2.0.6 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a large selection attribute in a XUL tree element, which triggers a use-after-free.

Find out more about CVE-2010-2753 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-2010:0546 July 21, 2010
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 (firefox) RHSA-2010:0547 July 21, 2010
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 (seamonkey) RHSA-2010:0546 July 21, 2010
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 (thunderbird) RHSA-2010:0544 July 21, 2010
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 5 (firefox) RHSA-2010:0547 July 21, 2010

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