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MFSA2007-10 SeaMonkey: Potential integer overflow with text/enhanced mail

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MFSA2007-10 SeaMonkey: Potential integer overflow with text/enhanced mail

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
11/21/2013
Created
07/25/2018
Added
11/21/2013
Modified
11/21/2013

Description

Georgi Guninski discovered a potential integer overflow in the code that handles mail formatted as text/enhanced or text/richtext. This could in turn lead to a buffer overflow and potential code execution.To exploit this flaw a malicious mail message would have to include a line more than 400 megabytes long. Many mail systems have storage quotas and transport filters that would prevent a message of that size from reaching its destination, but should the message get through its size would provide more than sufficient space for a payload.

Solution(s)

  • mozilla-seamonkey-upgrade-1_0_8

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