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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2012-0452

Use-after-free vulnerability in Mozilla Firefox 10.x before 10.0.1, Thunderbird 10.x before 10.0.1, and SeaMonkey 2.7 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via vectors that trigger failure of an nsXBLDocumentInfo::ReadPrototypeBindings function call, related to the cycle collector's access to a hash table containing a stale XBL binding.
Publish Date : 2012-02-10 Last Update Date : 2013-11-15
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
7.5
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of ServiceExecute Code
CWE ID 399

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2012-0452 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20120452 unix
Use-after-free vulnerability in Mozilla Firefox 10.x before 10.0.1, Thunderbird 10.x before 10.0.1, and SeaMonkey 2.7 al... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:15017 windows
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2012-0452

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Mozilla Firefox 10.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 2.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 10.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Mozilla Firefox 1
Mozilla Seamonkey 1
Mozilla Thunderbird 1

- References For CVE-2012-0452

http://secunia.com/advisories/49055
SECUNIA 49055
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2012-02/msg00012.html
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2012:0258
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=724284 CONFIRM
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-1360-1
UBUNTU USN-1360-1
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/51975
BID 51975 Mozilla Firefox/Thunderbird/SeaMonkey 'ReadPrototypeBindings()' Memory Corruption Vulnerability Release Date:2013-01-08
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2012/mfsa2012-10.html CONFIRM
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2012:018
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2012:018
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2012-02/msg00013.html
SUSE SUSE-SU-2012:0261
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2012:017
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2012:017

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2012-0452

There are not any metasploit modules related to this vulnerability (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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