Bug 730519 (CVE-2011-0084)

Summary: CVE-2011-0084 Mozilla: Crash in SVGTextElement.getCharNumAtPosition()
Product: [Other] Security Response Reporter: Huzaifa S. Sidhpurwala <huzaifas>
Component: vulnerabilityAssignee: Red Hat Product Security <security-response-team>
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Version: unspecifiedCC: gecko-bugs-nobody, security-response-team
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Description Huzaifa S. Sidhpurwala 2011-08-14 00:15:33 EDT
Security researcher regenrecht reported via TippingPoint's Zero Day Initiative that a SVG text manipulation routine contained a dangling pointer vulnerability.
Comment 1 Vincent Danen 2011-08-16 13:34:39 EDT
This is now public:

http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2011/mfsa2011-30.html
Comment 2 errata-xmlrpc 2011-08-16 14:33:57 EDT
This issue has been addressed in following products:

  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6

Via RHSA-2011:1166 https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2011-1166.html
Comment 3 errata-xmlrpc 2011-08-16 14:45:08 EDT
This issue has been addressed in following products:

  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4
  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6

Via RHSA-2011:1164 https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2011-1164.html