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CVE-2012-0452 Detail

Description

Use-after-free vulnerability in Mozilla Firefox 10.x before 10.0.1, Thunderbird 10.x before 10.0.1, and SeaMonkey 2.7 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via vectors that trigger failure of an nsXBLDocumentInfo::ReadPrototypeBindings function call, related to the cycle collector's access to a hash table containing a stale XBL binding.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  02/10/2012

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 7.5 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): Partial
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://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2012-02/msg00012.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2012-02/msg00013.html
http://secunia.com/advisories/48110
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2012:017
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2012:018
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2012/mfsa2012-10.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/51975
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-1360-1
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=724284
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A15017

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:15017
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:15017

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Resource Management Errors (CWE-399)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.3

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:10.0
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Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:10.0
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Configuration 3 ( hide )
 cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.7
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2012-0452
NVD Published Date:
02/10/2012
NVD Last Modified:
01/09/2018