Bug 463251 (CVE-2008-4069) - CVE-2008-4069 Mozilla XBM decoder information disclosure
Summary: CVE-2008-4069 Mozilla XBM decoder information disclosure
Alias: CVE-2008-4069
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
QA Contact:
URL: http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=C...
Depends On:
Blocks: 460512 460513 460518 460519 460520
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Reported: 2008-09-22 17:52 UTC by Josh Bressers
Modified: 2019-09-29 12:26 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

Fixed In Version:
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2010-12-23 23:41:14 UTC

Attachments (Terms of Use)

System ID Private Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2008:0882 0 normal SHIPPED_LIVE Critical: seamonkey security update 2008-09-24 02:04:56 UTC

Comment 2 Josh Bressers 2008-09-23 18:39:38 UTC
From MFSA 2008-45:
Security researcher Billy Hoffman discovered a bug in the XBM decoder that
allowed random small chunks of uninitialized memory to be read. The
severity of this bug was low and did not appear to cause any memory

Comment 3 Josh Bressers 2008-09-24 01:00:11 UTC
This is now public

Comment 4 Vincent Danen 2010-12-23 23:41:14 UTC
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)

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