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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2012-5830

Use-after-free vulnerability in Mozilla Firefox before 17.0, Firefox ESR 10.x before 10.0.11, Thunderbird before 17.0, Thunderbird ESR 10.x before 10.0.11, and SeaMonkey before 2.14 on Mac OS X allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via an HTML document.
Publish Date : 2012-11-21 Last Update Date : 2020-08-13
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
6.8
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 Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute Code
CWE ID 416

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
DEPRECATED: ELSA-2012:1483: thunderbird security update (Critical) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:23148 unix
DEPRECATED: ELSA-2012:1482: firefox security update (Critical) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:23474 unix
DEPRECATED: ELSA-2012-1483 -- thunderbird security update (critical) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:26852 unix
DEPRECATED: ELSA-2012-1482 -- firefox security update (critical) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:27829 unix
DEPRECATED: Use-after-free vulnerability in Mozilla Firefox before 17.0, Firefox ESR 10.x before 10.0.11, Thunderbird be... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:16905 windows
ELSA-2012:1482: firefox security update (Critical) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:23820 unix
ELSA-2012:1483: thunderbird security update (Critical) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:23314 unix
RHSA-2012:1482: firefox security update (Critical) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:21071 unix
RHSA-2012:1482: firefox security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20121482 unix
RHSA-2012:1483: thunderbird security update (Critical) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:21630 unix
RHSA-2012:1483: thunderbird security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20121483 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-2012-5830

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 10.04 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 11.10 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 12.04 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 12.10 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS Opensuse Opensuse 11.4 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS Opensuse Opensuse 12.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 OS Opensuse Opensuse 12.2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Desktop 5.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Desktop 6.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Eus 6.3 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Server 5.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Server 6.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Server Eus 6.3 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Workstation 5.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Workstation 6.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 OS Suse Suse Linux Enterprise Desktop 10 SP4 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 OS Suse Suse Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP2 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 OS Suse Suse Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 OS Suse Suse Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 OS Suse Suse Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 OS Suse Suse Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application Suse Suse Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11.0 SP2 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Canonical Ubuntu Linux 4
Opensuse Opensuse 3
Redhat Enterprise Linux Desktop 2
Redhat Enterprise Linux Eus 1
Redhat Enterprise Linux Server 2
Redhat Enterprise Linux Server Eus 1
Redhat Enterprise Linux Workstation 2
Suse Suse Linux Enterprise Desktop 2
Suse Suse Linux Enterprise Server 4
Suse Suse Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 1

- References For CVE-2012-5830

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2013-01/msg00022.html
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2013:0175
http://osvdb.org/87598
OSVDB 87598
http://secunia.com/advisories/51434
SECUNIA 51434
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-1636-1
UBUNTU USN-1636-1
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2012-11/msg00021.html
SUSE SUSE-SU-2012:1592
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2012-1483.html
REDHAT RHSA-2012:1483
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-1638-2
UBUNTU USN-1638-2
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-1638-3
UBUNTU USN-1638-3
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2012-1482.html
REDHAT RHSA-2012:1482
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2012-11/msg00092.html
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2012:1585
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2012-11/msg00090.html
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2012:1583
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2012/mfsa2012-106.html CONFIRM
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2012-11/msg00093.html
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2012:1586
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-1638-1
UBUNTU USN-1638-1
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=775228 CONFIRM
http://secunia.com/advisories/51381
SECUNIA 51381
http://secunia.com/advisories/51360
SECUNIA 51360
http://secunia.com/advisories/51369
SECUNIA 51369
http://secunia.com/advisories/51359
SECUNIA 51359
http://secunia.com/advisories/51440
SECUNIA 51440
http://secunia.com/advisories/51439
SECUNIA 51439
http://secunia.com/advisories/51370
SECUNIA 51370
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/80183
XF firefox-html-file-code-execution(80183)

- Vulnerability Conditions

Vulnerability is valid if product versions listed below are used 0
Vulnerability is valid if product versions listed below are used 0
Vulnerability is valid if product versions listed below are used 0

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2012-5830

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


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