ID CVE-2010-1986
Summary Mozilla Firefox 3.6.3 on Windows XP SP3 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory consumption and application crash) via JavaScript code that creates multiple arrays containing elements with long string values, and then appends long strings to the content of a P element, related to the gfxWindowsFontGroup::MakeTextRun function in xul.dll, a different vulnerability than CVE-2009-1571.
References
Vulnerable Configurations
  • cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:3.6.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:3.6.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_xp:*:sp3:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_xp:*:sp3:*:*:*:*:*:*
CVSS
Base: 5.0 (as of 10-10-2018 - 19:58)
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
oval via4
accepted 2014-10-06T04:00:40.188-04:00
class vulnerability
contributors
  • name SecPod Team
    organization SecPod Technologies
  • name Sergey Artykhov
    organization ALTX-SOFT
  • name Sergey Artykhov
    organization ALTX-SOFT
  • name Evgeniy Pavlov
    organization ALTX-SOFT
  • name Evgeniy Pavlov
    organization ALTX-SOFT
  • name Evgeniy Pavlov
    organization ALTX-SOFT
definition_extensions
comment Mozilla Firefox Mainline release is installed
oval oval:org.mitre.oval:def:22259
description Mozilla Firefox 3.6.3 on Windows XP SP3 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory consumption and application crash) via JavaScript code that creates multiple arrays containing elements with long string values, and then appends long strings to the content of a P element, related to the gfxWindowsFontGroup::MakeTextRun function in xul.dll, a different vulnerability than CVE-2009-1571.
family windows
id oval:org.mitre.oval:def:12433
status accepted
submitted 2011-05-03T09:09:56-05:00
title Denial of service vulnerability in Mozilla Firefox 4.0 and earlier through Javascript P element
version 25
refmap via4
bugtraq 20100518 Firefox 3.6.3 (latest) <= memory exhaustion crash vulnerabilities
exploit-db 12678
misc http://www.x90c.org/advisories/firefox_3.6.3_crash_advisory.txt
osvdb 64791
xf firefox-javascriptcode-dos(58761)
Last major update 10-10-2018 - 19:58
Published 20-05-2010 - 17:30
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