Bug 452597 (CVE-2008-2798)

Summary: CVE-2008-2798 Firefox malformed web content flaws
Product: [Other] Security Response Reporter: Josh Bressers <bressers>
Component: vulnerabilityAssignee: Red Hat Product Security <security-response-team>
Status: CLOSED ERRATA QA Contact:
Severity: medium Docs Contact:
Priority: medium    
Version: unspecifiedCC: caillon, security-response-team, stransky
Target Milestone: ---Keywords: Reopened, Security
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Hardware: All   
OS: Linux   
Whiteboard: impact=critical,source=mozilla,public=20080701,reported=20080612
Fixed In Version: 1.1.10-1.fc9 Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2010-12-23 14:29:28 EST Type: ---
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oVirt Team: --- RHEL 7.3 requirements from Atomic Host:
Bug Depends On: 450668, 450670, 450671, 450672, 450673, 450674, 451026, 451629, 453954, 453955    
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Description Josh Bressers 2008-06-23 19:53:20 EDT
A flaw was found in the processing of some malformed web content. A web page
containing such malicious content could cause Firefox to crash or, potentially,
execute arbitrary code as the user running Firefox.
Comment 1 Josh Bressers 2008-06-23 19:54:14 EDT
This will be mfsa 2008-21
Comment 5 Fedora Update System 2008-07-06 02:13:16 EDT
devhelp-0.16.1-8.fc8, gtkmozembedmm-1.4.2.cvs20060817-21.fc8, yelp-2.20.0-10.fc8, gnome-web-photo-0.3-11.fc8, kazehakase-0.5.4-2.fc8.2, blam-1.8.3-16.fc8, epiphany-2.20.3-5.fc8, liferea-1.4.15-2.fc8, epiphany-extensions-2.20.1-8.fc8, galeon-2.0.4-3.fc8.3, openvrml-0.17.6-3.fc8, chmsee-1.0.0-2.31.fc8, ruby-gnome2-0.17.0-0.2.rc1.fc8, firefox-2.0.0.15-1.fc8, gnome-python2-extras-2.19.1-15.fc8, Miro-1.2.3-2.fc8 has been pushed to the Fedora 8 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
Comment 7 Fedora Update System 2008-07-08 22:44:42 EDT
seamonkey-1.1.10-1.fc9 has been pushed to the Fedora 9 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
Comment 8 Fedora Update System 2008-07-08 22:46:34 EDT
seamonkey-1.1.10-1.fc8 has been pushed to the Fedora 8 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
Comment 10 Fedora Update System 2008-08-07 19:54:17 EDT
thunderbird-2.0.0.16-1.fc9 has been pushed to the Fedora 9 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
Comment 11 Fedora Update System 2008-08-07 19:56:13 EDT
thunderbird-2.0.0.16-1.fc8 has been pushed to the Fedora 8 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
Comment 12 Vincent Danen 2010-12-23 14:29:28 EST
This was addressed via:

Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 2.1 (seamonkey) RHSA-2008:0547
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 3 (seamonkey) RHSA-2008:0547
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 (seamonkey) RHSA-2008:0547
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 (firefox) RHSA-2008:0549
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 5 (firefox) RHSA-2008:0569
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 (thunderbird) RHSA-2008:0616
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop version 5 (thunderbird) RHSA-2008:0616
RHEL Optional Productivity Applications version 5 (thunderbird) RHSA-2008:0616