CVE-2008-0592

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Impact:
Low
Public Date:
2008-02-07
Bugzilla:
431752: CVE-2008-0592 Mozilla text file mishandling

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Mozilla Firefox before 2.0.0.12 and SeaMonkey before 1.1.8 allows user-assisted remote attackers to cause a denial of service via a plain .txt file with a "Content-Disposition: attachment" and an invalid "Content-Type: plain/text," which prevents Firefox from rendering future plain text files within the browser.

Find out more about CVE-2008-0592 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Optional Productivity Applications (v. 5 server) (thunderbird) RHSA-2008:0105 2008-02-08
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (thunderbird) RHSA-2008:0105 2008-02-08
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 (seamonkey) RHSA-2008:0104 2008-02-08
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (firefox) RHSA-2008:0103 2008-02-08
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 (firefox) RHSA-2008:0103 2008-02-08
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1 (seamonkey) RHSA-2008:0104 2008-02-08
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 (thunderbird) RHSA-2008:0105 2008-02-08
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 (seamonkey) RHSA-2008:0104 2008-02-08
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