Bug 659910 (CVE-2010-4254) - CVE-2010-4254 mono: vulnerability when Moonlight is used may allow arbitrary code execution
Summary: CVE-2010-4254 mono: vulnerability when Moonlight is used may allow arbitrary ...
Alias: CVE-2010-4254
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
QA Contact:
Depends On: 659911
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Reported: 2010-12-04 04:20 UTC by Vincent Danen
Modified: 2019-09-29 12:41 UTC (History)
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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2012-09-04 22:21:35 UTC

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Description Vincent Danen 2010-12-04 04:20:20 UTC
Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures assigned an identifier CVE-2010-4254 to
the following vulnerability:

Name: CVE-2010-4254
URL: http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2010-4254
Assigned: 20101116
Reference: CONFIRM: http://www.mono-project.com/Vulnerabilities#Moonlight_Generic_Constraints_Bypass_Vulnerability
Reference: CONFIRM: https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=654136
Reference: CONFIRM: https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=655847
Reference: CONFIRM: https://github.com/mono/mono/commit/4905ef1130feb26c3150b28b97e4a96752e0d399
Reference: CONFIRM: https://github.com/mono/mono/commit/65292a69c837b8a5f7a392d34db63de592153358
Reference: CONFIRM: https://github.com/mono/mono/commit/cf1ec146f7c6acdc6697032b3aaafc68ffacdcac
Reference: SECUNIA:42373
Reference: URL: http://secunia.com/advisories/42373

Mono, when Moonlight before or 2.99.x before is
used, does not properly validate arguments to generic methods, which
allows remote attackers to bypass generic constraints, and possibly
execute arbitrary code, via a crafted method call.

Comment 1 Vincent Danen 2010-12-04 04:21:14 UTC
Created mono tracking bugs for this issue

Affects: fedora-all [bug 659911]

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