Upstream information

CVE-2008-2807 at MITRE

Description

Mozilla Firefox before 2.0.0.15 and SeaMonkey before 1.1.10 do not properly handle an invalid .properties file for an add-on, which allows remote attackers to read uninitialized memory, as demonstrated by use of ISO 8859 encoding instead of UTF-8 encoding in a French .properties file.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having critical severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 5
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact None
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 400757 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
openSUSE 11.0
  • seamonkey-debuginfo >= 1.1.11-3.1
  • seamonkey-debugsource >= 1.1.11-3.1
openSUSE 11.0
  • seamonkey >= 1.1.11-3.1
  • seamonkey-dom-inspector >= 1.1.11-3.1
  • seamonkey-irc >= 1.1.11-3.1
  • seamonkey-mail >= 1.1.11-3.1
  • seamonkey-spellchecker >= 1.1.11-3.1
  • seamonkey-venkman >= 1.1.11-3.1