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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-5014

jslock.cpp in Mozilla Firefox 3.x before 3.0.2, Firefox 2.x before 2.0.0.18, Thunderbird 2.x before 2.0.0.18, and SeaMonkey 1.x before 1.1.13 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code by modifying the window.__proto__.__proto__ object in a way that causes a lock on a non-native object, which triggers an assertion failure related to the OBJ_IS_NATIVE function.
Publish Date : 2008-11-13 Last Update Date : 2018-11-02
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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 20

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat critical 2008-11-10 2008-11-12
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2008-5014 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20085014 unix
DSA-1669 xulrunner -- several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:7740 unix
DSA-1669-1 xulrunner - several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:19874 unix
DSA-1671 iceweasel -- several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:8140 unix
DSA-1671-1 iceweasel - several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:20161 unix
DSA-1696 icedove -- several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:8021 unix
DSA-1696-1 icedove -- several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:12973 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-2008:0976: thunderbird security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:22044 unix
ELSA-2008:0978: firefox security update (Critical) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:22309 unix
jslock.cpp in Mozilla Firefox 3.x before 3.0.2, Firefox 2.x before 2.0.0.18, Thunderbird 2.x before 2.0.0.18, and SeaMon... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9157 unix
RHSA-2008:0976 -- thunderbird security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:29116 unix
RHSA-2008:0976: thunderbird security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20080976 unix
RHSA-2008:0977: seamonkey security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20080977 unix
RHSA-2008:0978 -- firefox security update (Critical) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:29237 unix
RHSA-2008:0978: firefox security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20080978 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-2008-5014

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 6.06 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 7.10 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 8.04 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 8.10 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS Debian Debian Linux 4.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Mozilla Firefox * * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Mozilla Seamonkey * * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Mozilla Thunderbird * * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Canonical Ubuntu Linux 4
Debian Debian Linux 1
Mozilla Firefox 1
Mozilla Seamonkey 1
Mozilla Thunderbird 1

- References For CVE-2008-5014

http://secunia.com/advisories/33434
SECUNIA 33434
http://www.debian.org/security/2009/dsa-1697
DEBIAN DSA-1697
http://secunia.com/advisories/33433
SECUNIA 33433
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0977.html
REDHAT RHSA-2008:0977
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1671
DEBIAN DSA-1671
http://secunia.com/advisories/32011
SECUNIA 32011
http://secunia.com/advisories/32695
SECUNIA 32695
http://secunia.com/advisories/32693
SECUNIA 32693
http://secunia.com/advisories/32714
SECUNIA 32714
http://secunia.com/advisories/32715
SECUNIA 32715
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0978.html
REDHAT RHSA-2008:0978
http://secunia.com/advisories/32694
SECUNIA 32694
http://secunia.com/advisories/32845
SECUNIA 32845
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1669
DEBIAN DSA-1669
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:235
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2008:235
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-11/msg00004.html
SUSE SUSE-SA:2008:055
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA08-319A.html
CERT TA08-319A
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-November/msg00385.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2008-9669
http://secunia.com/advisories/32721
SECUNIA 32721
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/32281
BID 32281 Mozilla Firefox/Thunderbird/SeaMonkey Multiple Remote Vulnerabilities Release Date:2014-09-23
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:228
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2008:228
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=436741
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2008/mfsa2008-50.html CONFIRM
http://www.debian.org/security/2009/dsa-1696
DEBIAN DSA-1696
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/0977
VUPEN ADV-2009-0977
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-256408-1
SUNALERT 256408
http://secunia.com/advisories/34501
SECUNIA 34501
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1021182
SECTRACK 1021182
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/3146
VUPEN ADV-2008-3146
http://secunia.com/advisories/32798
SECUNIA 32798
http://secunia.com/advisories/32684
SECUNIA 32684
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:230
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2008:230
http://ubuntu.com/usn/usn-667-1
UBUNTU USN-667-1
http://secunia.com/advisories/32853
SECUNIA 32853
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0976.html
REDHAT RHSA-2008:0976
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-November/msg00366.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2008-9667
http://secunia.com/advisories/32778
SECUNIA 32778
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A9157
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9157

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-5014

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


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