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Overview

Vulnerability Score 9.3 9.3
CVE Id CVE-2009-2404
Last Modified 22 Oct 2012 11:08:52
Published 03 Aug 2009 10:30:00
Confidentiality Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Integrity Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Availability Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity MEDIUM
Authentication NONE

CVE-2009-2404

Summary

Heap-based buffer overflow in a regular-expression parser in Mozilla Network Security Services (NSS) before 3.12.3, as used in Firefox, Thunderbird, SeaMonkey, Evolution, Pidgin, and AOL Instant Messenger (AIM), allows remote SSL servers to cause a denial of service (application crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via a long domain name in the subject's Common Name (CN) field of an X.509 certificate, related to the cert_TestHostName function.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Mozilla Network Security Services 3.12.3


References

CERT - TA10-103B

VUPEN - ADV-2009-2085

BID - 35891

CONFIRM - http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2009/mfsa2009-43.html

CONFIRM - https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=512912

UBUNTU - USN-810-2

UBUNTU - USN-810-1

REDHAT - RHSA-2009:1207

CONFIRM - http://www.oracle.com/technology/deploy/security/critical-patch-updates/cpuapr2010.html

SUSE - SUSE-SA:2009:048

MANDRIVA - MDVSA-2009:216

MANDRIVA - MDVSA-2009:197

DEBIAN - DSA-1874

MISC - http://www.blackhat.com/presentations/bh-usa-09/MARLINSPIKE/BHUSA09-Marlinspike-DefeatSSL-SLIDES.pdf

SUNALERT - 1021699

SUNALERT - 1021030

SUNALERT - 273910

SECUNIA - 39428

SECUNIA - 37098

SECUNIA - 36434

SECUNIA - 36157

SECUNIA - 36139

SECUNIA - 36125

SECUNIA - 36102

SECUNIA - 36088

REDHAT - RHSA-2009:1185

CONFIRM - http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/cpuapr2010-099504.html


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