CVE-2009-1169 Detail

Current Description

The txMozillaXSLTProcessor::TransformToDoc function in Mozilla Firefox before 3.0.8 and SeaMonkey before 1.1.16 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via an XML file with a crafted XSLT transform.


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Evaluator Impact

Per: http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/34235/info Mozilla Firefox is prone to a remote memory-corruption vulnerability. An attacker can exploit this issue to execute arbitrary code within the context of the affected browser. Failed exploit attempt will result in a denial-of-service condition.

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Hyperlink Resource
http://blogs.zdnet.com/security/?p=3013
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2009-04/msg00008.html Patch 
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2009-04/msg00009.html Patch 
http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2009-113.htm
http://www.debian.org/security/2009/dsa-1756
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2009:084
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2009/mfsa2009-12.html Patch  Vendor Advisory 
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2009-0397.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2009-0398.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/34235 Exploit  Patch 
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1021939
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-745-1
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/0853 Patch  Vendor Advisory 
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=460090
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=485217 Patch 
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=485286 Patch 
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/49439
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A11372
https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/8285
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2009-March/msg01023.html
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2009-March/msg01040.html
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2009-March/msg01077.html

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-399 Resource Management Errors cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2009-1169
NVD Published Date:
03/26/2009
NVD Last Modified:
09/28/2017
Source:
Red Hat, Inc.