CVE-2008-4063

HIGH

Description

Multiple unspecified vulnerabilities in Mozilla Firefox 3.x before 3.0.2 allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory corruption and application crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via vectors related to the layout engine and (1) a zero value of the "this" variable in the nsContentList::Item function; (2) interaction of the indic IME extension, a Hindi language selection, and the "g" character; and (3) interaction of the nsFrameList::SortByContentOrder function with a certain insufficient protection of inline frames.

References

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-10/msg00005.html

http://secunia.com/advisories/31987

http://secunia.com/advisories/32011

http://secunia.com/advisories/32012

http://secunia.com/advisories/32025

http://secunia.com/advisories/32044

http://secunia.com/advisories/32082

http://secunia.com/advisories/32089

http://secunia.com/advisories/32095

http://secunia.com/advisories/32096

http://secunia.com/advisories/32196

http://secunia.com/advisories/34501

http://slackware.com/security/viewer.php?l=slackware-security&y=2008&m=slackware-security.379422

http://slackware.com/security/viewer.php?l=slackware-security&y=2008&m=slackware-security.412123

http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-256408-1

http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2008/mfsa2008-42.html

http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0879.html

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/31346

http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1020916

http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-645-1

http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-645-2

http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-647-1

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2661

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/0977

https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=413048

https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=433758

https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=444452

https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/45354

https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A11151

https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-September/msg01335.html

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2008-09-24

Updated: 2017-09-29

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 9.3

Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Impact Score: 10

Exploitability Score: 8.6

Severity: HIGH