FreeBSD : mozilla -- SOAPParameter integer overflow (a4fd8f53-05eb-11d9-b45d-000c41e2cdad)

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Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related

Description :

zen-parse discovered and iDEFENSE reported an exploitable integer
overflow in a scriptable Mozilla component `SOAPParameter' :

Improper input validation to the SOAPParameter object constructor in
Netscape and Mozilla allows execution of arbitrary code. The
SOAPParameter object's constructor contains an integer overflow which
allows controllable heap corruption. A web page can be constructed to
leverage this into remote execution of arbitrary code.

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 36922 (freebsd_pkg_a4fd8f5305eb11d9b45d000c41e2cdad.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2004-0722

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