CVE-2005-2265

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Impact:
Important
Public Date:
2005-07-12
Bugzilla:
1617699: CVE-2005-2265 security flaw

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Firefox before 1.0.5, Mozilla before 1.7.9, and Netscape 8.0.2 and 7.2 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (access violation and crash), and possibly execute arbitrary code, by calling InstallVersion.compareTo with an object instead of a string.

Find out more about CVE-2005-2265 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1 RHSA-2005:587 2005-07-22
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 RHSA-2005:587 2005-07-22
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 (firefox) RHSA-2005:586 2005-07-21
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 (thunderbird) RHSA-2005:601 2005-07-21
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 (mozilla) RHSA-2005:587 2005-07-22
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