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CVE-2005-2414 Detail

Description

Race condition in the xpcom library, as used by web browsers such as Firefox, Mozilla, Netscape, and Galeon, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via a large HTML file that loads a DOM call from within nested DIV tags, which causes part of the currently rendering page and referenced objects to be deleted.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  08/03/2005

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 2.6 LOW
Vector: (AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 4.9


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): High
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=112199282029269&w=2
http://securitytracker.com/id?1014548
http://securitytracker.com/id?1014550
http://www.gulftech.org/?node=research&article_id=00091-07212005
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/21472

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
OR
cpe:2.3:a:xpcom:xpcom:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2005-2414
NVD Published Date:
08/03/2005
NVD Last Modified:
07/10/2017