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Overview

Vulnerability Score 5.0 5.0
CVE Id CVE-2008-5822
Last Modified 30 Oct 2012 11:08:43
Published 02 Jan 2009 02:30:01
Confidentiality Impact NONE NONE
Integrity Impact NONE NONE
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2008-5822

Summary

Memory leak in Libxul, as used in Mozilla Firefox 3.0.5 and other products, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory consumption and browser hang) via a long CLASS attribute in an HR element in an HTML document.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Mozilla Libxul


References

MISC - http://www.packetstormsecurity.org/0812-exploits/mzff_libxul_ml.txt

MISC - http://jbrownsec.blogspot.com/2008/12/new-year-research-are-upon-us.html

XF - libxul-class-dos(47758)


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:49:46