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CVE-2009-3371 Detail

Current Description

Use-after-free vulnerability in Mozilla Firefox 3.5.x before 3.5.4 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code by creating JavaScript web-workers recursively.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 10.0 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Complete
Integrity (I): Complete
Availability (A): Complete
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows unauthorized modification
Allows disruption of service

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-272909-1
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2009:294
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2009/mfsa2009-54.html Exploit Patch
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/3334
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=514554
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A6464

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Resource Management Errors (CWE-399)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:3.5.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:3.5.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:3.5.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:3.5.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2009-3371
NVD Published Date:
10/29/2009
NVD Last Modified:
09/18/2017