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SUSE Linux Security Vulnerability: CVE-2009-3978

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
11/18/2009
Created
07/25/2018
Added
12/12/2013
Modified
07/04/2017

Description

The nsGIFDecoder2::GifWrite function in decoders/gif/nsGIFDecoder2.cpp in libpr0n in Mozilla Firefox before 3.5.5 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and application crash) via an animated GIF file with a large image size, a different vulnerability than CVE-2009-3373.

Solution(s)

  • suse-upgrade-mozilla-xulrunner191
  • suse-upgrade-mozilla-xulrunner191-32bit
  • suse-upgrade-mozilla-xulrunner191-devel
  • suse-upgrade-mozilla-xulrunner191-gnomevfs
  • suse-upgrade-mozilla-xulrunner191-gnomevfs-32bit
  • suse-upgrade-mozilla-xulrunner191-kde4
  • suse-upgrade-mozilla-xulrunner191-translations
  • suse-upgrade-mozilla-xulrunner191-translations-32bit
  • suse-upgrade-mozilla-xulrunner191-translations-common
  • suse-upgrade-mozilla-xulrunner191-translations-other
  • suse-upgrade-mozillafirefox
  • suse-upgrade-mozillafirefox-branding-upstream
  • suse-upgrade-mozillafirefox-translations
  • suse-upgrade-mozillafirefox-translations-common
  • suse-upgrade-mozillafirefox-translations-other
  • suse-upgrade-python-xpcom191

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