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CVE-2007-2869 Detail

Description

The form autocomplete feature in Mozilla Firefox 1.5.x before 1.5.0.12, 2.x before 2.0.0.4, and possibly earlier versions, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (persistent temporary CPU consumption) via a large number of characters in a submitted form.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  05/31/2007

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.3 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Allows disruption of service

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://h20000.www2.hp.com/bizsupport/TechSupport/Document.jsp?objectID=c00771742
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200706-06.xml
http://slackware.com/security/viewer.php?l=slackware-security&y=2007&m=slackware-security.571857
http://www.debian.org/security/2007/dsa-1306
http://www.debian.org/security/2007/dsa-1308
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2007:120
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2007:126
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2007/mfsa2007-13.html Vendor Advisory
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2007_36_mozilla.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2007-0400.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2007-0401.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2007-0402.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/470172/100/200/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/24242
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1018154
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-468-1
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA07-151A.html US Government Resource
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/1994
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/34612
https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-1424
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A11208

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11208
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11208

Technical Details

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-2869
NVD Published Date:
05/31/2007
NVD Last Modified:
10/16/2018