CVE-2008-5510 Detail

Current Description

The CSS parser in Mozilla Firefox 3.x before 3.0.5 and 2.x before 2.0.0.19, Thunderbird 2.x before 2.0.0.19, and SeaMonkey 1.x before 1.1.14 ignores the '\0' escaped null character, which might allow remote attackers to bypass protection mechanisms such as sanitization routines.


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Hyperlink Resource
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-256408-1 Broken Link 
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-258748-1 Broken Link 
http://www.debian.org/security/2009/dsa-1707 Third Party Advisory 
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:244 Third Party Advisory 
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:245 Third Party Advisory 
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2009:012 Third Party Advisory 
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2008/mfsa2008-67.html Vendor Advisory 
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-1036.html Third Party Advisory 
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/32882 Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1021425 Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-690-2 Third Party Advisory 
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-701-1 Third Party Advisory 
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/0977 Third Party Advisory 
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=228856 Issue Tracking  Vendor Advisory 
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/47415 Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A9662 Third Party Advisory 
https://usn.ubuntu.com/690-1/ Third Party Advisory 

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
NVD-CWE-Other Other cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-5510
NVD Published Date:
12/17/2008
NVD Last Modified:
11/08/2018
Source:
Red Hat, Inc.