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CVE-2011-0083

Impact:
Critical
Public Date:
2011-06-21
Bugzilla:
714581: CVE-2011-0083 CVE-2011-0085 CVE-2011-2363 Mozilla Multiple dangling pointer vulnerabilities (MFSA 2011-23)

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Use-after-free vulnerability in the nsSVGPathSegList::ReplaceItem function in the implementation of SVG element lists in Mozilla Firefox before 3.6.18, Thunderbird before 3.1.11, and SeaMonkey through 2.0.14 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via vectors involving a user-supplied callback.

Find out more about CVE-2011-0083 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 4 (firefox) RHSA-2011:0885 2011-06-21
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 (thunderbird) RHSA-2011:0887 2011-06-21
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Optional Productivity Applications (v. 5 server) (thunderbird) RHSA-2011:0887 2011-06-21
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 (seamonkey) RHSA-2011:0888 2011-06-21
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (thunderbird) RHSA-2011:0887 2011-06-21
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (firefox) RHSA-2011:0885 2011-06-21
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (thunderbird) RHSA-2011:0886 2011-06-21
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (firefox) RHSA-2011:0885 2011-06-21

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 5 xulrunner 1.9.2.18-2.el5_6 Fixed
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 6 xulrunner 1.9.2.18-2.el6_1 Fixed

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