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CVE-2005-2701 Detail

Description

Heap-based buffer overflow in Firefox before 1.0.7 and Mozilla Suite before 1.7.12 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via an XBM image file that ends in a large number of spaces instead of the expected end tag.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  09/23/2005

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2005-2701
Original release date:
09/23/2005
Last revised:
10/10/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
7.5 HIGH
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
6.4
Exploitability Subscore:
10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
Low
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Provides user account access, Allows partial confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
ftp://ftp.sco.com/pub/updates/OpenServer/SCOSA-2005.49/SCOSA-2005.49.txt External Source SCO SCOSA-2005.49
http://securitytracker.com/id?1014954 External Source SECTRACK 1014954
http://www.debian.org/security/2005/dsa-838 External Source DEBIAN DSA-838
http://www.debian.org/security/2005/dsa-866 External Source DEBIAN DSA-866
http://www.debian.org/security/2005/dsa-868 External Source DEBIAN DSA-868
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2005:169 External Source MANDRIVA MDKSA-2005:169
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2005:170 External Source MANDRIVA MDKSA-2005:170
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2005:174 External Source MANDRIVA MDKSA-2005:174
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/mfsa2005-58.html Vendor Advisory External Source CONFIRM http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/mfsa2005-58.html
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2005_58_mozilla.html External Source SUSE SUSE-SA:2005:058
http://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-legacy-announce/2006-January/msg00004.html External Source FEDORA FLSA-2006:168375
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2005-785.html Vendor Advisory External Source REDHAT RHSA-2005:785
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2005-789.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2005:789
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/14916 External Source BID 14916
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/15495 External Source BID 15495
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-200-1 External Source UBUNTU USN-200-1
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2005/1824 External Source VUPEN ADV-2005-1824
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/22373 External Source XF mozilla-xbm-bo(22373)
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A1480 External Source OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1480
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A9323 External Source OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9323

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1480
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1480
Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9323
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9323

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