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Sid 1-45176

Message

BROWSER-FIREFOX Mozilla Firefox nsTreeContentView double-free memory corruption attempt

Summary

Mozilla Firefox before 3.0.19, 3.5.x before 3.5.9, and 3.6.x before 3.6.2; Thunderbird before 3.0.4; and SeaMonkey before 2.0.4 do not properly manage reference counts for option elements in a XUL tree optgroup, which might allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via unspecified vectors that trigger access to deleted elements, related to a "dangling pointer vulnerability."

Impact

CVSS base score 9.3 CVSS impact score 10.0 CVSS exploitability score 8.6 confidentialityImpact COMPLETE integrityImpact COMPLETE availabilityImpact COMPLETE

CVE-2010-0176:

CVSS base score 9.3

CVSS impact score 10.0

CVSS exploitability score 8.6

Confidentiality Impact COMPLETE

Integrity Impact COMPLETE

Availability Impact COMPLETE

Detailed information

CVE-2010-0176: Mozilla Firefox before 3.0.19, 3.5.x before 3.5.9, and 3.6.x before 3.6.2; Thunderbird before 3.0.4; and SeaMonkey before 2.0.4 do not properly manage reference counts for option elements in a XUL tree optgroup, which might allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via unspecified vectors that trigger access to deleted elements, related to a "dangling pointer vulnerability."

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 0.10
  • 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 1.5
  • 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 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 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 3.0.14
  • mozilla firefox 3.0.15
  • mozilla firefox 3.0.16
  • mozilla firefox 3.0.17
  • mozilla firefox 3.5
  • mozilla firefox 3.5.1
  • mozilla firefox 3.5.2
  • mozilla firefox 3.5.3
  • mozilla firefox 3.5.4
  • mozilla firefox 3.5.5
  • mozilla firefox 3.5.6
  • mozilla firefox 3.5.7
  • mozilla firefox 3.6
  • mozilla seamonkey 1.0
  • mozilla seamonkey 1.0.1
  • mozilla seamonkey 1.0.2
  • mozilla seamonkey 1.0.3
  • mozilla seamonkey 1.0.4
  • mozilla seamonkey 1.0.5
  • mozilla seamonkey 1.0.6
  • mozilla seamonkey 1.0.7
  • mozilla seamonkey 1.0.8
  • mozilla seamonkey 1.0.9
  • mozilla seamonkey 1.1
  • mozilla seamonkey 1.1.1
  • mozilla seamonkey 1.1.2
  • mozilla seamonkey 1.1.3
  • mozilla seamonkey 1.1.4
  • mozilla seamonkey 1.1.5
  • mozilla seamonkey 1.1.6
  • mozilla seamonkey 1.1.7
  • mozilla seamonkey 1.1.8
  • mozilla seamonkey 1.1.9
  • mozilla seamonkey 1.1.10
  • mozilla seamonkey 1.1.11
  • mozilla seamonkey 1.1.12
  • mozilla seamonkey 1.1.13
  • mozilla seamonkey 1.1.14
  • mozilla seamonkey 1.1.15
  • mozilla seamonkey 1.1.16
  • mozilla seamonkey 1.1.17
  • mozilla seamonkey 1.1.18
  • mozilla seamonkey 1.1.19
  • mozilla seamonkey 2.0
  • mozilla seamonkey 2.0.1
  • mozilla seamonkey 2.0.2
  • mozilla seamonkey 2.0.3
  • mozilla seamonkey 2.0.4
  • mozilla thunderbird 0.1
  • mozilla thunderbird 0.2
  • mozilla thunderbird 0.3
  • mozilla thunderbird 0.4
  • mozilla thunderbird 0.5
  • mozilla thunderbird 0.6
  • mozilla thunderbird 0.7
  • mozilla thunderbird 0.7.1
  • mozilla thunderbird 0.7.2
  • mozilla thunderbird 0.7.3
  • mozilla thunderbird 0.8
  • mozilla thunderbird 0.9
  • mozilla thunderbird 1.0
  • mozilla thunderbird 1.0.1
  • mozilla thunderbird 1.0.2
  • mozilla thunderbird 1.0.3
  • mozilla thunderbird 1.0.4
  • mozilla thunderbird 1.0.5
  • mozilla thunderbird 1.0.6
  • mozilla thunderbird 1.0.7
  • mozilla thunderbird 1.0.8
  • mozilla thunderbird 1.5
  • mozilla thunderbird 1.5.0.1
  • mozilla thunderbird 1.5.0.2
  • mozilla thunderbird 1.5.0.3
  • mozilla thunderbird 1.5.0.4
  • mozilla thunderbird 1.5.0.5
  • mozilla thunderbird 1.5.0.6
  • mozilla thunderbird 1.5.0.7
  • mozilla thunderbird 1.5.0.8
  • mozilla thunderbird 1.5.0.9
  • mozilla thunderbird 1.5.0.10
  • mozilla thunderbird 1.5.0.11
  • mozilla thunderbird 1.5.0.12
  • mozilla thunderbird 1.5.0.13
  • mozilla thunderbird 1.5.0.14
  • mozilla thunderbird 1.5.1
  • mozilla thunderbird 1.5.2
  • mozilla thunderbird 2.0
  • mozilla thunderbird 2.0.0.0
  • mozilla thunderbird 2.0.0.1
  • mozilla thunderbird 2.0.0.2
  • mozilla thunderbird 2.0.0.3
  • mozilla thunderbird 2.0.0.4
  • mozilla thunderbird 2.0.0.5
  • mozilla thunderbird 2.0.0.6
  • mozilla thunderbird 2.0.0.7
  • mozilla thunderbird 2.0.0.8
  • mozilla thunderbird 2.0.0.9
  • mozilla thunderbird 2.0.0.12
  • mozilla thunderbird 2.0.0.14
  • mozilla thunderbird 2.0.0.16
  • mozilla thunderbird 2.0.0.17
  • mozilla thunderbird 2.0.0.18
  • mozilla thunderbird 2.0.0.19
  • mozilla thunderbird 2.0.0.21
  • mozilla thunderbird 2.0.0.22
  • mozilla thunderbird 2.0.0.23
  • mozilla thunderbird 2.0.14
  • mozilla thunderbird 3.0.1
  • mozilla thunderbird 3.0.2
  • mozilla thunderbird 3.0.3

Ease of attack

CVE-2010-0176:

Access Vector NETWORK

Access Complexity MEDIUM

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

  • www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/mfsa2010-18.html