CVE Database

CVE-2013-0780

Impact: Critical
Public: 2013-02-19
Bugzilla: 911865: CVE-2013-0780 CVE-2013-0782 Mozilla: Use-after-free, out of bounds read, and buffer overflow issues found using Address Sanitizer (MFSA 2013-28)

Details

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Use-after-free vulnerability in the nsOverflowContinuationTracker::Finish function in Mozilla Firefox before 19.0, Firefox ESR 17.x before 17.0.3, Thunderbird before 17.0.3, Thunderbird ESR 17.x before 17.0.3, and SeaMonkey before 2.16 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (heap memory corruption) via a crafted document that uses Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) -moz-column-* properties.

Find out more about CVE-2013-0780 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 Desktop version 5 (thunderbird) RHSA-2013:0272 February 19, 2013
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Optional Productivity Applications version 5 (thunderbird) RHSA-2013:0272 February 19, 2013
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 5 (firefox) RHSA-2013:0271 February 19, 2013
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 6 (firefox) RHSA-2013:0271 February 19, 2013
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 6 (thunderbird) RHSA-2013:0272 February 19, 2013

External References

http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2013/mfsa2013-28.html

Acknowledgements

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

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