CVE-2009-2044

medium
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Description

Mozilla Firefox 3.0.10 and earlier on Linux allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via a URI for a large GIF image in the BACKGROUND attribute of a BODY element.

References

http://e-rdc.org/v1/news.php?readmore=137

http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/504214

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/35280

https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=496265

https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/51037

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2009-06-12

Updated: 2020-01-10

Type: CWE-20

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 4.3

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

Impact Score: 2.9

Exploitability Score: 8.6

Severity: MEDIUM

Tenable Plugins

View all (2 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
63402GLSA-201301-01 : Mozilla Products: Multiple vulnerabilities (BEAST)NessusGentoo Local Security Checks
critical
39443Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : firefox (MDVSA-2009:134)NessusMandriva Local Security Checks
high