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Sid 1-17166

Message

BROWSER-FIREFOX Mozilla multiple products JavaScript string replace buffer overflow attempt

Summary

Multiple unspecified vulnerabilities in the JavaScript engine in Mozilla Firefox before 3.0.14 and 3.5.x before 3.5.2, Thunderbird before 2.0.0.24, and SeaMonkey before 1.1.19 allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory corruption and application crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via vectors related to use of mutable strings in the js_StringReplaceHelper function in js/src/jsstr.cpp, and unknown vectors.

Impact

CVSS base score 10.0 CVSS impact score 10.0 CVSS exploitability score 10.0 confidentialityImpact COMPLETE integrityImpact COMPLETE availabilityImpact COMPLETE

CVE-2009-3075:

CVSS base score 10.0

CVSS impact score 10.0

CVSS exploitability score 10.0

Confidentiality Impact COMPLETE

Integrity Impact COMPLETE

Availability Impact COMPLETE

Detailed information

CVE-2009-3075: Multiple unspecified vulnerabilities in the JavaScript engine in Mozilla Firefox before 3.0.14 and 3.5.x before 3.5.2, Thunderbird before 2.0.0.24, and SeaMonkey before 1.1.19 allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory corruption and application crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via vectors related to use of mutable strings in the js_StringReplaceHelper function in js/src/jsstr.cpp, and unknown vectors.

Affected systems

  • mozilla firefox 0.1
  • mozilla firefox 0.2
  • mozilla firefox 0.3
  • mozilla firefox 0.4
  • mozilla firefox 0.5
  • mozilla firefox 0.6
  • mozilla firefox 0.6.1
  • mozilla firefox 0.7
  • mozilla firefox 0.7.1
  • mozilla firefox 0.8
  • mozilla firefox 0.9
  • mozilla firefox 0.9.1
  • mozilla firefox 0.9.2
  • mozilla firefox 0.9.3
  • mozilla firefox 0.9_rc
  • mozilla firefox 0.10
  • mozilla firefox 0.10.1
  • mozilla firefox 1.0
  • mozilla firefox 1.0.1
  • mozilla firefox 1.0.2
  • mozilla firefox 1.0.3
  • mozilla firefox 1.0.4
  • mozilla firefox 1.0.5
  • mozilla firefox 1.0.6
  • mozilla firefox 1.0.7
  • mozilla firefox 1.0.8
  • mozilla firefox 1.4.1
  • mozilla firefox 1.5
  • mozilla firefox 1.5.0.1
  • mozilla firefox 1.5.0.2
  • mozilla firefox 1.5.0.3
  • mozilla firefox 1.5.0.4
  • mozilla firefox 1.5.0.5
  • mozilla firefox 1.5.0.6
  • mozilla firefox 1.5.0.7
  • mozilla firefox 1.5.0.8
  • mozilla firefox 1.5.0.9
  • mozilla firefox 1.5.0.10
  • mozilla firefox 1.5.0.11
  • mozilla firefox 1.5.0.12
  • mozilla firefox 1.5.1
  • mozilla firefox 1.5.2
  • mozilla firefox 1.5.3
  • mozilla firefox 1.5.4
  • mozilla firefox 1.5.5
  • mozilla firefox 1.5.6
  • mozilla firefox 1.5.7
  • mozilla firefox 1.5.8
  • mozilla firefox 1.8
  • mozilla firefox 2.0
  • mozilla firefox 2.0.0.1
  • mozilla firefox 2.0.0.2
  • mozilla firefox 2.0.0.3
  • mozilla firefox 2.0.0.4
  • mozilla firefox 2.0.0.5
  • mozilla firefox 2.0.0.6
  • mozilla firefox 2.0.0.7
  • mozilla firefox 2.0.0.8
  • mozilla firefox 2.0.0.9
  • mozilla firefox 2.0.0.10
  • mozilla firefox 2.0.0.11
  • mozilla firefox 2.0.0.12
  • mozilla firefox 2.0.0.13
  • mozilla firefox 2.0.0.14
  • mozilla firefox 2.0.0.15
  • mozilla firefox 2.0.0.16
  • mozilla firefox 2.0.0.17
  • mozilla firefox 2.0.0.18
  • mozilla firefox 2.0.0.19
  • mozilla firefox 2.0.0.20
  • mozilla firefox 2.0.0.21
  • mozilla firefox 2.0_.1
  • mozilla firefox 2.0_.4
  • mozilla firefox 2.0_.5
  • mozilla firefox 2.0_.6
  • mozilla firefox 2.0_.7
  • mozilla firefox 2.0_.9
  • mozilla firefox 2.0_.10
  • mozilla firefox 2.0_8
  • mozilla firefox 3.0
  • mozilla firefox 3.0.1
  • mozilla firefox 3.0.2
  • mozilla firefox 3.0.3
  • mozilla firefox 3.0.4
  • mozilla firefox 3.0.5
  • mozilla firefox 3.0.6
  • mozilla firefox 3.0.7
  • mozilla firefox 3.0.8
  • mozilla firefox 3.0.9
  • mozilla firefox 3.0.10
  • mozilla firefox 3.0.11
  • mozilla firefox 3.0.12
  • mozilla firefox 3.0.13
  • mozilla firefox 3.5
  • mozilla firefox 3.5.1

Ease of attack

CVE-2009-3075:

Access Vector NETWORK

Access Complexity LOW

Authentication NONE

False positives

None known

False negatives

None known

Corrective action

Contributors

  • Talos research team.
  • This document was generated from data supplied by the national vulnerability database, a product of the national institute of standards and technology.
  • For more information see nvd.

Additional References