CVE-2008-2785 Detail

Current Description

Mozilla Firefox before 2.0.0.16 and 3.x before 3.0.1, Thunderbird before 2.0.0.16, and SeaMonkey before 1.1.11 use an incorrect integer data type as a CSS object reference counter in the CSSValue array (aka nsCSSValue:Array) data structure, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a large number of references to a common CSS object, leading to a counter overflow and a free of in-use memory, aka ZDI-CAN-349.


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Hyperlink Resource
http://blog.mozilla.com/security/2008/06/18/new-security-issue-under-investigation/
http://dvlabs.tippingpoint.com/blog/2008/06/18/vulnerability-in-mozilla-firefox-30
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2008-0616.html
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200808-03.xml
http://slackware.com/security/viewer.php?l=slackware-security&y=2008&m=slackware-security.410484
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-256408-1
http://wiki.rpath.com/wiki/Advisories:rPSA-2008-0238
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1614
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1615
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1621
http://www.debian.org/security/2009/dsa-1697
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:148
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:155
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2008/mfsa2008-34.html Patch  Vendor Advisory 
http://www.novell.com/support/search.do?cmd=displayKC&docType=kc&externalId=InfoDocument-patchbuilder-readme5031400
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0597.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0598.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0599.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/494504/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/494860/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/29802
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1020336
http://www.slackware.org/security/viewer.php?l=slackware-security&y=2008&m=slackware-security.380767
http://www.slackware.org/security/viewer.php?l=slackware-security&y=2008&m=slackware-security.380974
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-623-1
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-626-1
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-626-2
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-629-1
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/1873
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/0977
http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-08-044/
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=440230
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/43167
https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-2683
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A9900
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-August/msg00125.html
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-August/msg00144.html
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-July/msg00667.html
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-July/msg00672.html

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-189 Numeric Errors cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-2785
NVD Published Date:
06/19/2008
NVD Last Modified:
10/11/2018
Source:
MITRE