CVE-2013-1675

Impact:
Critical
Public Date:
2013-05-14
CWE:
CWE-456
Bugzilla:
962601: CVE-2013-1675 Mozilla: Uninitialized functions in DOMSVGZoomEvent (MFSA 2013-47)

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Mozilla Firefox before 21.0, Firefox ESR 17.x before 17.0.6, Thunderbird before 17.0.6, and Thunderbird ESR 17.x before 17.0.6 do not properly initialize data structures for the nsDOMSVGZoomEvent::mPreviousScale and nsDOMSVGZoomEvent::mNewScale functions, which allows remote attackers to obtain sensitive information from process memory via a crafted web site.

Find out more about CVE-2013-1675 from the MITRE CVE dictionary 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 5 (thunderbird) RHSA-2013:0821 2013-05-14
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (firefox) RHSA-2013:0820 2013-05-14
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Optional Productivity Applications (v. 5 server) (thunderbird) RHSA-2013:0821 2013-05-14
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (firefox) RHSA-2013:0820 2013-05-14
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (thunderbird) RHSA-2013:0821 2013-05-14

Acknowledgements

Red Hat would like to thank the Mozilla project for reporting this issue. Upstream acknowledges Ms2ger as the original reporter.

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