Bug 463181 - (CVE-2008-0016) CVE-2008-0016 Mozilla UTF-8 stack buffer overflow
CVE-2008-0016 Mozilla UTF-8 stack buffer overflow
Status: CLOSED ERRATA
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability (Show other bugs)
unspecified
All Linux
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Assigned To: Red Hat Product Security
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=C...
impact=critical,source=mozilla,report...
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Blocks: 460512 460513 460518 460519 460520
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Reported: 2008-09-22 11:02 EDT by Josh Bressers
Modified: 2016-03-04 07:08 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2010-12-23 10:41:01 EST
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Comment 2 Josh Bressers 2008-09-23 13:33:34 EDT
From MFSA 2008-37:
Justin Schuh and Tom Cross of the IBM X-Force and Peter Williams of IBM
Watson Labs reported errors in Mozilla URL parsing routines. These errors
could be exploited using a specially crafted UTF-8 URL in a hyperlink which
could overflow a stack buffer and allow an attacker to execute arbitrary
code.
Comment 3 Josh Bressers 2008-09-23 20:52:32 EDT
This is now public
Comment 4 Fedora Update System 2008-11-21 05:55:26 EST
thunderbird-2.0.0.18-1.fc8 has been pushed to the Fedora 8 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
Comment 5 Fedora Update System 2008-11-21 06:03:06 EST
thunderbird-2.0.0.18-1.fc9 has been pushed to the Fedora 9 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
Comment 6 Vincent Danen 2010-12-23 10:41:01 EST
This was addressed via:

Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 2.1 (RHSA-2008:0882)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 3 (RHSA-2008:0882)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 (RHSA-2008:0882)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 (RHSA-2008:0908)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop version 5 (RHSA-2008:0908)
RHEL Optional Productivity Applications version 5 (RHSA-2008:0908)

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