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CVE-2013-0744

Use-after-free vulnerability in the TableBackgroundPainter::TableBackgroundData::Destroy function in Mozilla Firefox before 18.0, Firefox ESR 10.x before 10.0.12 and 17.x before 17.0.2, Thunderbird before 17.0.2, Thunderbird ESR 10.x before 10.0.12 and 17.x before 17.0.2, and SeaMonkey before 2.15 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (heap memory corruption) via an HTML document with a table containing many columns and column groups.

Details Source

Mitre

Public Date

2013-01-08 00:00:00

Impact

Critical

Bugzilla

CVE-2013-0744 Mozilla: Use-after-free when displaying table with many columns and column groups (MFSA 2013-05)

Bugzilla ID

891 825

CVSS Status

verified

Base Score

6.80

Base Metrics

AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Acknowledgements

Red Hat would like to thank the Mozilla project for reporting this issue. Upstream acknowledges Atte Kettunen as the original reporter.

External References

http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2013/mfsa2013-05.html

Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (thunderbird) RHSA-2013:0145 2013-01-08
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Optional Productivity Applications (v. 5 server) (thunderbird) RHSA-2013:0145 2013-01-08
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (firefox) RHSA-2013:0144 2013-01-08
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (thunderbird) RHSA-2013:0145 2013-01-08
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (firefox) RHSA-2013:0144 2013-01-08

CWE

CWE-416

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 6 xulrunner 10.0.12-1.el6_3 Fixed
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 5 xulrunner 10.0.12-1.el5_9 Fixed