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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2012-0454

Use-after-free vulnerability in Mozilla Firefox 4.x through 10.0, Firefox ESR 10.x before 10.0.3, Thunderbird 5.0 through 10.0, Thunderbird ESR 10.x before 10.0.3, and SeaMonkey before 2.8 on 32-bit Windows 7 platforms allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via vectors involving use of the file-open dialog in a child window, related to the IUnknown_QueryService function in the Windows shlwapi.dll library.
Publish Date : 2012-03-14 Last Update Date : 2018-10-30
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
7.5
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of ServiceExecute Code
CWE ID 399

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
Use-after-free vulnerability in Mozilla Firefox 4.x through 10.0, Firefox ESR 10.x before 10.0.3, Thunderbird 5.0 throug... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:14258 windows
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2012-0454

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
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- References For CVE-2012-0454

http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2012/mfsa2012-12.html CONFIRM
http://secunia.com/advisories/48629
SECUNIA 48629
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2012-03/msg00014.html
SUSE SUSE-SU-2012:0424
http://secunia.com/advisories/48402
SECUNIA 48402
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1026804
SECTRACK 1026804
http://secunia.com/advisories/48561
SECUNIA 48561
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A14258
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:14258
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=684555 CONFIRM
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1026803
SECTRACK 1026803
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1026801
SECTRACK 1026801
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2012:032
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2012:032

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2012-0454

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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