SeaMonkey < 1.1.11 CSSValue Array Memory Corruption

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Synopsis :

A web browser on the remote host is affected by a code execution
vulnerability.

Description :

The installed version of SeaMonkey may allow a remote attacker to
execute arbitrary code on the remote host by creating a very large
number of references to a common CSS object, which can lead to an
overflow the CSS reference counter, causing a crash when the browser
attempts to free the CSS object while still in use.

See also :

https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/mfsa2008-34/

Solution :

Upgrade to SeaMonkey 1.1.11 or later.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.1
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 33506 ()

Bugtraq ID: 29802

CVE ID: CVE-2008-2785

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