Bug 188845 - CVE-2006-0748 Table Rebuilding Code Execution Vulnerability
CVE-2006-0748 Table Rebuilding Code Execution Vulnerability
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: firefox (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Christopher Aillon
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Reported: 2006-04-12 23:37 EDT by Josh Bressers
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:11 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2006-04-27 08:54:19 EDT
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Description Josh Bressers 2006-04-12 23:37:32 EDT
Table Rebuilding Code Execution Vulnerability

TippingPoint  and  the Zero Day Initiative reports that an invalid and
non-sensical ordering of table-related tags causes Mozilla to use a negative
array index. This invalid memory use can be exploited to run code of the
attacker's choice.


Upgrade to fixed version.

Although JavaScript is not involved in the vulnerability itself, disabling
JavaScript may prevent an attacker from effectively preparing memory in
order to carry out the exploit.



This issue also affects FC4
Comment 1 Josh Bressers 2006-04-24 09:10:13 EDT
Lifting Embargo
Comment 2 Josh Bressers 2006-04-27 08:54:19 EDT
These issues have been resolved in FEDORA-2006-411 for FC5 and FEDORA-2006-410
for FC4

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