CVE-2008-5500

HIGH

Description

The layout engine in Mozilla Firefox 3.x before 3.0.5 and 2.x before 2.0.0.19, Thunderbird 2.x before 2.0.0.19, and SeaMonkey 1.x before 1.1.14 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly trigger memory corruption via vectors related to (1) a reachable assertion or (2) an integer overflow.

References

http://secunia.com/advisories/33184

http://secunia.com/advisories/33188

http://secunia.com/advisories/33189

http://secunia.com/advisories/33203

http://secunia.com/advisories/33204

http://secunia.com/advisories/33205

http://secunia.com/advisories/33216

http://secunia.com/advisories/33231

http://secunia.com/advisories/33232

http://secunia.com/advisories/33408

http://secunia.com/advisories/33415

http://secunia.com/advisories/33421

http://secunia.com/advisories/33433

http://secunia.com/advisories/33434

http://secunia.com/advisories/33523

http://secunia.com/advisories/33547

http://secunia.com/advisories/34501

http://secunia.com/advisories/35080

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

http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-258748-1

http://www.debian.org/security/2009/dsa-1696

http://www.debian.org/security/2009/dsa-1697

http://www.debian.org/security/2009/dsa-1704

http://www.debian.org/security/2009/dsa-1707

http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:244

http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:245

http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2009:012

http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2008/mfsa2008-60.html

http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-1036.html

http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-1037.html

http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2009-0002.html

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/32882

http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1021417

http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-690-2

http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-701-1

http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-701-2

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

https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=460803

https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=464998

https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/47406

https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A11053

https://usn.ubuntu.com/690-1/

https://usn.ubuntu.com/690-3/

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2008-12-17

Updated: 2018-11-08

Type: CWE-399

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 10

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

Impact Score: 10

Exploitability Score: 10

Severity: HIGH