Mozilla < 1.0rc2 IRC Client Buffer Overflow

Medium Log Correlation Engine Plugin ID 801377




The remote host is using the Mozilla web browser, which contains a built-in IRC client. There is a flaw in this version that may allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code on this host, provided the user uses it to go on IRC.


Upgrade to Mozilla 1.0rc2 or higher.

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 801377

File Name: 801377.prm

Family: Web Clients

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2002-1126, CVE-2002-0593

BID: 5694, 4637