SecurityTracker.com
    Home    |    View Topics    |    Search    |    Contact Us    |   

SecurityTracker
Archives


 


Category:   Application (Web Browser)  >   Mozilla Firefox Vendors:   Mozilla.org
Mozilla Firefox Bugs in Layout and Javascript Engines May Let Remote Users Execute Arbitrary Code
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1018151
SecurityTracker URL:  http://securitytracker.com/id/1018151
CVE Reference:   CVE-2007-2867, CVE-2007-2868   (Links to External Site)
Date:  May 31 2007
Impact:   Execution of arbitrary code via network, User access via network
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  
Version(s): 1.5 prior to 1.5.0.12, 2.0 prior to 2.0.0.4
Description:   Several vulnerabilities were reported in Mozilla Firefox. A remote user can cause arbitrary code to be executed on the target user's system.

A remote user can create specially crafted HTML that, when loaded by the target user, will trigger a memory corruption error and potentially execute arbitrary code on the target system. The code will run with the privileges of the target user.

The layout engine and the JavaScript engine is affected.

Igor Bukanov, Brendan Eich, Eli Friedman, Georgi Guninski, moz_bug_r_a4, Olli Pettay, Wladimir Palant, Jesse Ruderman, Martijn Wargers, and Boris Zbarsky reported these vulnerabilities.

Impact:   A remote user can create HTML that, when loaded by the target user, will execute arbitrary code on the target user's system.
Solution:   The vendor has issued a fixed version (1.5.0.12, 2.0.0.4).

The Mozilla advisory is available at:

http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2007/mfsa2007-12.html

Vendor URL:  www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2007/mfsa2007-12.html (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Access control error
Underlying OS:  Linux (Any), UNIX (Any), Windows (Any)

Message History:   This archive entry has one or more follow-up message(s) listed below.
May 31 2007 (Red Hat Issues Fix) Mozilla Firefox Bugs in Layout and Javascript Engines May Let Remote Users Execute Arbitrary Code
Red Hat has released a fix for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 and 5.



 Source Message Contents



[Original Message Not Available for Viewing]


Go to the Top of This SecurityTracker Archive Page





Home   |    View Topics   |    Search   |    Contact Us

This web site uses cookies for web analytics. Learn More

Copyright 2019, SecurityGlobal.net LLC