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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-2798

Multiple unspecified vulnerabilities in Mozilla Firefox before 2.0.0.15, Thunderbird 2.0.0.14 and earlier, and SeaMonkey before 1.1.10 allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via unknown vectors related to the layout engine.
Publish Date : 2008-07-07 Last Update Date : 2018-10-11
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
10.0
Confidentiality Impact Complete (There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
Integrity Impact Complete (There is a total compromise of system integrity. There is a complete loss of system protection, resulting in the entire system being compromised.)
Availability Impact Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
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

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat critical 2008-06-12 2008-07-01
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2008-2798 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20082798 unix
DSA-1607 iceweasel -- several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:8196 unix
DSA-1607-1 iceweasel - several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:20284 unix
DSA-1615 xulrunner -- several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:8044 unix
DSA-1615-1 xulrunner - several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:18500 unix
DSA-1621 icedove -- several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:7564 unix
DSA-1621-1 icedove - several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:18570 unix
DSA-1697 iceape -- several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:7950 unix
DSA-1697-1 iceape -- several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:13245 unix
ELSA-2008:0569: firefox security update (Critical) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:22654 unix
ELSA-2008:0616: thunderbird security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:22266 unix
Multiple unspecified vulnerabilities in Mozilla Firefox before 2.0.0.15, Thunderbird 2.0.0.14 and earlier, and SeaMonkey... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10087 unix
RHSA-2008:0547: seamonkey security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20080547 unix
RHSA-2008:0549: firefox security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20080549 unix
RHSA-2008:0569 -- firefox security update (Critical) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:29028 unix
RHSA-2008:0569: firefox security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20080569 unix
RHSA-2008:0616 -- thunderbird security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:28716 unix
RHSA-2008:0616: thunderbird security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20080616 unix
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-2008-2798

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Mozilla Firefox 2.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.12 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.13 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.14 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.1.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.1.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.1.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.1.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.1.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.1.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.1.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.1.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 2.0.0.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 2.0.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
27 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 2.0.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
28 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 2.0.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
29 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 2.0.0.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
30 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 2.0.0.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
31 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 2.0.0.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
32 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 2.0.0.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
33 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 2.0.0.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
34 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 2.0.0.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
35 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 2.0.0.12 Version Details Vulnerabilities
36 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 2.0.0.13 Version Details Vulnerabilities
37 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 2.0.0.14 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Mozilla Firefox 15
Mozilla Seamonkey 9
Mozilla Thunderbird 13

- References For CVE-2008-2798

https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-July/msg00295.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2008-6196
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-July/msg00288.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2008-6193
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-July/msg00207.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2008-6127
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-August/msg00144.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2008-6706
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-August/msg00125.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2008-6737
https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-2646 CONFIRM
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-619-1
UBUNTU USN-619-1
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-629-1
UBUNTU USN-629-1
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/1993/references
VUPEN ADV-2008-1993
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0547.html
REDHAT RHSA-2008:0547
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0549.html
REDHAT RHSA-2008:0549
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0569.html
REDHAT RHSA-2008:0569
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/494080/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20080708 rPSA-2008-0216-1 firefox
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=430814 CONFIRM
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=391178 CONFIRM
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=378027 CONFIRM
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1020419
SECTRACK 1020419
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/30038
BID 30038 Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.14 Multiple Remote Vulnerabilities Release Date:2009-05-15
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2008/mfsa2008-21.html CONFIRM
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:155
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2008:155
http://www.mozilla.org/projects/security/known-vulnerabilities.html#firefox2.0.0.15 CONFIRM
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:136
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2008:136
http://www.debian.org/security/2009/dsa-1697
DEBIAN DSA-1697
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1621
DEBIAN DSA-1621
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1615
DEBIAN DSA-1615
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1607
DEBIAN DSA-1607
http://wiki.rpath.com/Advisories:rPSA-2008-0216 CONFIRM
http://slackware.com/security/viewer.php?l=slackware-security&y=2008&m=slackware-security.410484
SLACKWARE SSA:2008-210-05
http://slackware.com/security/viewer.php?l=slackware-security&y=2008&m=slackware-security.383152
SLACKWARE SSA:2008-191-03
http://slackware.com/security/viewer.php?l=slackware-security&y=2008&m=slackware-security.384911
SLACKWARE SSA:2008-191
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200808-03.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200808-03
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2008-0616.html
REDHAT RHSA-2008:0616
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-07/msg00004.html
SUSE SUSE-SA:2008:034

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-2798

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


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