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CVE-2013-0799 Detail


Buffer overflow in the Mozilla Maintenance Service in Mozilla Firefox before 20.0, Firefox ESR 17.x before 17.0.5, Thunderbird before 17.0.5, and Thunderbird ESR 17.x before 17.0.5 on Windows allows local users to gain privileges via crafted arguments.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  04/03/2013

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CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
7.2 HIGH
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
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CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Locally exploitable
Access Complexity:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name External Source SUSE SUSE-SU-2013:0645 External Source SUSE SUSE-SU-2013:0850 Vendor Advisory External Source CONFIRM External Source CONFIRM External Source OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:17155

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