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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2010-0160

Original release date: 02/22/2010
Last revised: 08/24/2013
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

The Web Worker functionality in Mozilla Firefox 3.0.x before 3.0.18 and 3.5.x before 3.5.8, and SeaMonkey before 2.0.3, does not properly handle array data types for posted messages, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (heap memory corruption and application crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via unspecified vectors.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 10.0 (HIGH) (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low

**NOTE: Access Complexity scored Low due to insufficient information

Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2010-0405
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=534051
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2010-1932
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2010/mfsa2010-02.html
Type: Advisory
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SA:2010:015
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:8465
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-895-1
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20100402 ZDI-10-046: Mozilla Firefox Web Worker Array Remote Code Execution Vulnerability
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1999
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDVSA-2010:042
External Source: MISC
Name: http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-10-046
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 38847
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 37242
Type: Advisory
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2010:0112
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=533000
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=531222
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11166
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2010-1727
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-896-1
External Source: XF
Name: mozilla-webworkers-code-execution(56360)
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2010-1936

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11166
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:8465
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

Vulnerable software and versions

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* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:3.0.17 and previous versions
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:3.0.15
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:3.0.16
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:3.0.14
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:3.0.13
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:3.0.12
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:3.0.11
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:3.0.10
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:3.0.9
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:3.0.8
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:3.0.7
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:3.0.6
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:3.0.5
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:3.0.4
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:3.0.3
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:3.0.2
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:3.0.1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:3.0
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:3.5
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:3.5.1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:3.5.2
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:3.5.3
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:3.5.4
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:3.5.5
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:3.5.6
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:3.5.7
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* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.0.2 and previous versions
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.0.1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.0
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.0:rc2
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.0:rc1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.0:beta_2
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.0:beta_1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.0:alpha_3
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.0:alpha_2
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.0:alpha_1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.17
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.16
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.15
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.14
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.13
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.12
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.11
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.10
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0.9
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0.8
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0.7
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0.6
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0.5
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0.4
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0.3
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0.2
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0.1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0:beta
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0:alpha
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.9
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.8
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.7
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.6
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.5
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.4
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.3
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.2
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1:beta
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1:alpha
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Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)
  • Resource Management Errors (CWE-399)