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MFSA2008-41 SeaMonkey: Privilege escalation via XPCnativeWrapper pollution (CVE-2008-4058)

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MFSA2008-41 SeaMonkey: Privilege escalation via XPCnativeWrapper pollution (CVE-2008-4058)

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
09/24/2008
Created
07/25/2018
Added
02/03/2012
Modified
02/13/2015

Description

The XPConnect component in Mozilla Firefox before 2.0.0.17 and 3.x before 3.0.2, Thunderbird before 2.0.0.17, and SeaMonkey before 1.1.12 allows remote attackers to "pollute XPCNativeWrappers" and execute arbitrary code with chrome privileges via vectors related to (1) chrome XBL and (2) chrome JS.

Solution(s)

  • mozilla-seamonkey-upgrade-1_1_12

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