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CVE-2008-2934 Detail

Description

Mozilla Firefox 3 before 3.0.1 on Mac OS X allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted GIF file that triggers a free of an uninitialized pointer.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  07/18/2008

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 6.8 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


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

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (07/21/2008)

Not vulnerable. This issue did not affect the versions of firefox as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4, or 5.

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Hyperlink Resource
http://securitytracker.com/id?1020516
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-256408-1
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2008/mfsa2008-36.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/30266
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-626-1
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2125
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/0977
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=441360
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/43850

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-2934
NVD Published Date:
07/18/2008
NVD Last Modified:
08/07/2017