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MFSA2009-38 Firefox: Data corruption with SOCKS5 reply containing DNS name longer than 15 characters (CVE-2009-2470)

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MFSA2009-38 Firefox: Data corruption with SOCKS5 reply containing DNS name longer than 15 characters (CVE-2009-2470)

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
08/04/2009
Created
07/25/2018
Added
06/14/2012
Modified
02/13/2015

Description

Mozilla Firefox before 3.0.12, and 3.5.x before 3.5.2, allows remote SOCKS5 proxy servers to cause a denial of service (data stream corruption) via a long domain name in a reply.

Solution(s)

  • mozilla-firefox-upgrade-3_0_12
  • mozilla-firefox-upgrade-3_5_2

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