Upstream information

CVE-2005-1159 at MITRE

Description

The native implementations of InstallTrigger and other functions in Firefox before 1.0.3 and Mozilla Suite before 1.7.7 do not properly verify the types of objects being accessed, which causes the Javascript interpreter to continue execution at the wrong memory address, which may allow attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code by passing objects of the wrong type.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having important severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 7.5
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 75692 [RESOLVED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86_64
  • MozillaFirefox >= 1.0.3-0.7
  • MozillaFirefox-translations >= 1.0.3-0.7
Builds
YOU Patch Nr: 10036
SUSE LINUX 9.3
  • MozillaFirefox >= 1.0.3-1.1
  • MozillaFirefox-translations >= 1.0.3-1.1
SUSE LINUX 10.0
SUSE LINUX 9.2
SUSE LINUX 9.3
  • MozillaThunderbird >= 1.0.8-0.2
SUSE LINUX 9.1 for IA32
SUSE LINUX 9.1 for x86-64
  • MozillaThunderbird >= 1.0.8-0.1