CVE-2012-0441

MEDIUM

Description

The ASN.1 decoder in the QuickDER decoder in Mozilla Network Security Services (NSS) before 3.13.4, as used in Firefox 4.x through 12.0, Firefox ESR 10.x before 10.0.5, Thunderbird 5.0 through 12.0, Thunderbird ESR 10.x before 10.0.5, and SeaMonkey before 2.10, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via a zero-length item, as demonstrated by (1) a zero-length basic constraint or (2) a zero-length field in an OCSP response.

References

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2012-06/msg00012.html

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2012-06/msg00015.html

http://secunia.com/advisories/49976

http://secunia.com/advisories/50316

http://www.debian.org/security/2012/dsa-2490

http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2012:088

http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2012/mfsa2012-39.html

http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/ovmbulletinjul2016-3090546.html

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/53798

http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-1540-1

http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-1540-2

https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=715073

https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A16701

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2012-06-05

Updated: 2018-01-18

Type: CWE-119

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

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

Impact Score: 2.9

Exploitability Score: 10

Severity: MEDIUM