ID 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.
References
Vulnerable Configurations
  • cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:libxul:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:libxul:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:3.0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:3.0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
CVSS
Base: 5.0 (as of 08-08-2017 - 01:33)
Impact:
Exploitability:
CWE CWE-399
CAPEC
Access
VectorComplexityAuthentication
NETWORK LOW NONE
Impact
ConfidentialityIntegrityAvailability
NONE NONE PARTIAL
cvss-vector via4 AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
refmap via4
misc
xf libxul-class-dos(47758)
statements via4
contributor Joshua Bressers
lastmodified 2009-01-19
organization Red Hat
statement Red Hat does not consider a crash of a client application such as Firefox to be a security issue.
Last major update 08-08-2017 - 01:33
Published 02-01-2009 - 19:30
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