Vulnerability Details

Mozilla Products Multiple Vulnerabilities October-10 (Windows)

Published: 2010-10-28 09:50:37
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database

CVSS Base Vector:
AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Detection Type:
Windows Registry

Impact:
Successful exploitation will let attackers to to cause a denial of service or execute arbitrary code.

Affected Versions:
Seamonkey version prior to 2.0.9 Firefox version prior to 3.5.14 and 3.6.x before 3.6.11 Thunderbird version proior to 3.0.9 and 3.1.x before 3.1.5

Technical Details:
The flaws are due to: - A wildcard IP address in the 'subject&qts' Common Name field of an X.509 certificate. - not properly setting the minimum key length for 'Diffie-Hellman Ephemeral' (DHE) mode, which makes it easier for remote attackers to defeat cryptographic protection mechanisms via a brute-force attack. - Passing an excessively long string to 'document.write' could cause text rendering routines to end up in an inconsistent state with sections of stack memory being overwritten with the string data. - not properly handling certain modal calls made by 'javascript: URLs' in circumstances related to opening a new window and performing cross-domain navigation. - an untrusted search path vulnerability. - Use-after-free vulnerability in the nsBarProp function. - error in 'LookupGetterOrSetter' function, which does not properly support 'window.__lookupGetter__ function' calls that lack arguments.

Summary:
The host is installed with Mozilla Firefox/Seamonkey/Thunderbird and is prone to multiple vulnerabilities.

Recommendations:
Upgrade to Firefox version 3.6.11 or 3.5.14 or later Upgrade to Seamonkey version 2.0.9 or later Upgrade to Thunderbird version 3.0.9 or 3.1.5 or later

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) NVD (National Vulnerability Database)

https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2010-3170
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2010-3173
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2010-3179
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2010-3178
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2010-3181
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2010-3180
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2010-3183

References:

http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2010/mfsa2010-70.html
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2010/mfsa2010-72.html
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2010/mfsa2010-65.html
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2010/mfsa2010-69.html

Severity
High
CVSS Score
9.3
Published
2010-10-28
Modified
2018-12-04
Category
General

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