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CVE-2005-1159 Detail

Current Description

The native implementations of InstallTrigger and other functions in Firefox before 1.0.3 and Mozilla Suite before 1.7.7 do not properly verify the types of objects being accessed, which causes the Javascript interpreter to continue execution at the wrong memory address, which may allow attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code by passing objects of the wrong type.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 7.5 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Provides user account access
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
ftp://ftp.sco.com/pub/updates/OpenServer/SCOSA-2005.49/SCOSA-2005.49.txt
http://securitytracker.com/id?1013742 Patch
http://securitytracker.com/id?1013743 Patch
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200504-18.xml Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/mfsa2005-40.html Vendor Advisory
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2006_04_25.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2005-383.html Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2005-384.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2005-386.html Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2005-601.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/13232 Patch
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/15495
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=290162 Patch
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/20123
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A100018
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A10629

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:0.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:0.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:0.9:rc:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:0.9.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:0.9.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:0.9.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:0.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:0.10.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:1.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:1.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:1.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla:1.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla:1.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla:1.4:alpha:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla:1.4.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla:1.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla:1.5:alpha:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla:1.5:rc1:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla:1.5:rc2:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla:1.5.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla:1.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla:1.6:alpha:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla:1.6:beta:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla:1.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla:1.7:alpha:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla:1.7:beta:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla:1.7:rc1:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla:1.7:rc2:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla:1.7:rc3:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla:1.7.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla:1.7.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla:1.7.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla:1.7.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla:1.7.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2005-1159
NVD Published Date:
05/02/2005
NVD Last Modified:
10/10/2017