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CVE-2009-2044 Detail

Current Description

Mozilla Firefox 3.0.10 and earlier on Linux allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via a URI for a large GIF image in the BACKGROUND attribute of a BODY element.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: N/A
NVD score not yet provided.

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Hyperlink Resource
http://e-rdc.org/v1/news.php?readmore=137 Exploit
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/504214 Exploit Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/35280 Patch Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=496265 Issue Tracking
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/51037 VDB Entry

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-20 Improper Input Validation NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
3.0.10
Running on/with
 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2009-2044
NVD Published Date:
06/12/2009
NVD Last Modified:
01/10/2020