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CVE-2010-3179 Detail

Current Description

Stack-based buffer overflow in the text-rendering functionality in Mozilla Firefox before 3.5.14 and 3.6.x before 3.6.11, Thunderbird before 3.0.9 and 3.1.x before 3.1.5, and SeaMonkey before 2.0.9 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (memory corruption and application crash) via a long argument to the document.write method.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 9.3 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Complete
Integrity (I): Complete
Availability (A): Complete
Additional Information:
Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
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://blogs.sun.com/security/entry/multiple_vulnerabilities_in_mozilla_firefox
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2010-October/050077.html
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2010-October/050154.html
http://support.avaya.com/css/P8/documents/100120156
http://www.debian.org/security/2010/dsa-2124
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2010:210
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2010:211
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2010/mfsa2010-65.html Vendor Advisory
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2010-0782.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2010-0861.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2010-0896.html
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-997-1
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-998-1
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2011/0061
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=583077
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A11675

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:3.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:3.6.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:3.6.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:3.6.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:3.6.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:3.6.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:3.6.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:3.6.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:3.6.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0:alpha:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0:beta:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1:alpha:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1:beta:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.13:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.14:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.15:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.16:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.17:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.18:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.19:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.5.0.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.5.0.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.5.0.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.0:alpha_1:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.0:alpha_2:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.0:alpha_3:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.0:beta_1:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.0:beta_2:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.0:rc1:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.0:rc2:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.0.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.0.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
2.0.8

Configuration 3 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.7.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.7.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.7.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.0.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.0.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.0.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5:beta2:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.0.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.0.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.0.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.0.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.0.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.0.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.0.12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.0.13:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.0.14:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Configuration 4 ( hide )

Configuration 5 ( hide )

Showing 100 of 221 CPEs, view all CPEs here.

Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2010-3179
NVD Published Date:
10/21/2010
NVD Last Modified:
09/18/2017