CVE-2011-2997

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Description

Multiple unspecified vulnerabilities in the browser engine in Mozilla Firefox 6, Thunderbird before 7.0, and SeaMonkey before 2.4 allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory corruption and application crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via unknown vectors.

References

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2011-10/msg00002.html

http://secunia.com/advisories/46315

http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2011:141

http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2011:142

http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2011/mfsa2011-36.html

https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=552002

https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=657198

https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=658864

https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=661567

https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=664930

https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=667011

https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=667507

https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=668941

https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=669228

https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=670319

https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=671756

https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=672436

https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=673757

https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=678818

https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A13911

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2011-09-29

Updated: 2017-09-19

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 10

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

Impact Score: 10

Exploitability Score: 10

Severity: HIGH

Vulnerable Software

Configuration 1

OR

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:6.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

Configuration 2

OR

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.7.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.7.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.7.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.0.5:beta:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.0.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.0.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.0.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5:beta2:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.0.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.0.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.0.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.0.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.0.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.0.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.0.12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.0.13:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.0.14:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.7.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.7.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0.0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0.0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0.0.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0.0.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0.0.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0.0.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0.0.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0.0.12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0.0.13:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0.0.14:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0.0.15:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0.0.16:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0.0.17:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0.0.18:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0.0.19:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0.0.20:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0.0.21:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0.0.22:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0.0.23:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0_.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0_.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0_.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0_.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0_.12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0_.13:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0_.14:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0_8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:3.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:3.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:3.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:3.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:3.0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:3.0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:3.0.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:3.0.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:3.0.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:3.0.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:3.0.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:3.0.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:3.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:3.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:3.1.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:3.1.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:3.1.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:3.1.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:3.1.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:3.1.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:3.1.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:3.1.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:3.1.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:3.1.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:5.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:* versions up to 6.0.2 (inclusive)

Configuration 3

OR

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0:*:alpha:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0:*:beta:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0:*:dev:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0:alpha:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0:beta:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0.99:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1:alpha:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1:beta:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.5:1.1.10:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.13:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.14:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.15:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.16:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.17:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.18:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.19:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.5.0.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.5.0.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.5.0.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.0:alpha_1:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.0:alpha_2:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.0:alpha_3:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.0:beta_1:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.0:beta_2:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.0:rc1:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.0:rc2:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.0.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.0.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.0.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.0.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.0.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.0.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.0.12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.0.13:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.0.14:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.0a1:*:pre:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.0a1pre:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.1:alpha1:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.1:alpha2:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.1:alpha3:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:* versions up to 2.3.3 (inclusive)

Tenable Plugins

View all (23 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
80784Oracle Solaris Third-Party Patch Update : thunderbird (multiple_vulnerabilities_in_thunderbird3)NessusSolaris Local Security Checks
critical
80608Oracle Solaris Third-Party Patch Update : firefox (multiple_vulnerabilities_in_mozilla_firefox1)NessusSolaris Local Security Checks
critical
76022openSUSE Security Update : seamonkey (seamonkey-5210)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
critical
75968openSUSE Security Update : MozillaThunderbird (openSUSE-SU-2011:1076-2)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
critical
75947openSUSE Security Update : MozillaFirefox (MozillaFirefox-5208)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
critical
75741openSUSE Security Update : seamonkey (openSUSE-SU-2011:1077-1)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
critical
75668openSUSE Security Update : MozillaThunderbird (openSUSE-SU-2011:1076-2)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
critical
63402GLSA-201301-01 : Mozilla Products: Multiple vulnerabilities (BEAST)NessusGentoo Local Security Checks
critical
61930Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : mozilla-thunderbird (MDVSA-2011:142)NessusMandriva Local Security Checks
critical
61929Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : firefox (MDVSA-2011:141)NessusMandriva Local Security Checks
critical
56387Ubuntu 11.04 : mozvoikko, ubufox, webfav update (USN-1222-2)NessusUbuntu Local Security Checks
critical
56377Firefox < 7.0 Multiple Vulnerabilities (Mac OS X)NessusMacOS X Local Security Checks
high
56347Ubuntu 11.04 : Firefox vulnerabilities (USN-1222-1)NessusUbuntu Local Security Checks
critical
801344Mozilla Thunderbird 6 Multiple VulnerabilitiesLog Correlation EngineSMTP Clients
high
801285Mozilla Firefox 6.0 Multiple VulnerabilitiesLog Correlation EngineWeb Clients
high
801225Mozilla SeaMonkey 2.x < 2.4.0 Multiple VulnerabilitiesLog Correlation EngineWeb Clients
high
6030SeaMonkey 2.x < 2.4.0 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessus Network MonitorWeb Clients
high
6029Mozilla Thunderbird < 7.0 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessus Network MonitorSMTP Clients
high
6028Mozilla Firefox < 7.0 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessus Network MonitorWeb Clients
high
56337SeaMonkey < 2.4.0 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessusWindows
high
56336Mozilla Thunderbird < 7.0 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessusWindows
high
56335Firefox < 7.0 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessusWindows
high
56323FreeBSD : Mozilla -- multiple vulnerabilities (1fade8a3-e9e8-11e0-9580-4061862b8c22)NessusFreeBSD Local Security Checks
critical