Mozilla Products memory corruption

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A vulnerability was found in Mozilla Products (Web Browser) (the affected version is unknown). It has been rated as critical. This issue affects an unknown code. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a memory corruption vulnerability. Using CWE to declare the problem leads to CWE-119. The product performs operations on a memory buffer, but it can read from or write to a memory location that is outside of the intended boundary of the buffer. Impacted is confidentiality, integrity, and availability.

The bug was discovered 10/27/2005. The weakness was disclosed 02/23/2007 by Alejandro Torras (moz_bug_r_a4) with Martijn Wargers as MFSA2007-02 as not defined advisory (Website). The advisory is shared at The identification of this vulnerability is CVE-2007-0008. The attack may be initiated remotely. No form of authentication is needed for a successful exploitation. Neither technical details nor an exploit are publicly available. The price for an exploit might be around USD $0-$5k at the moment (estimation calculated on 08/08/2022).

The vulnerability was handled as a non-public zero-day exploit for at least 484 days. During that time the estimated underground price was around $5k-$25k. The vulnerability scanner Nessus provides a plugin with the ID 25000 (Sun Java Enterprise Server NSS Remote Code Execution Vulnerabilities), which helps to determine the existence of the flaw in a target environment. It is assigned to the family Windows. The commercial vulnerability scanner Qualys is able to test this issue with plugin 156209 (Oracle Enterprise Linux Update for Thunderbird (ELSA-2007:0078)).

There is no information about possible countermeasures known. It may be suggested to replace the affected object with an alternative product.

The vulnerability is also documented in the vulnerability database at Tenable (25000). The entries 2704, 2943, 2963 and 11812 are pretty similar.






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Class: Memory corruption
CWE: CWE-119
ATT&CK: Unknown

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Remote: Yes

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Status: Not defined

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Nessus ID: 25000
Nessus Name: Sun Java Enterprise Server NSS Remote Code Execution Vulnerabilities
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10/27/2005 🔍
12/19/2006 +417 days 🔍
02/23/2007 +66 days 🔍
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Advisory: MFSA2007-02
Researcher: Alejandro Torras (moz_bug_r_a4)
Organization: Martijn Wargers
Status: Not defined

CVE: CVE-2007-0008 (🔍)
X-Force: 32666
SecurityFocus: 22694 - Mozilla Thunderbird/SeaMonkey/Firefox Multiple Remote Vulnerabilities
Secunia: 24205 - Mozilla Firefox Multiple Vulnerabilities, Highly Critical
OSVDB: 32111 - Mozilla Multiple Products HTML Tag Attribute Trailing Character Content Filter Bypass

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Created: 05/08/2016 09:29 PM
Updated: 08/08/2022 06:29 PM
Changes: 05/08/2016 09:29 PM (54), 01/31/2018 09:55 AM (6), 08/08/2022 06:15 PM (3), 08/08/2022 06:22 PM (8), 08/08/2022 06:29 PM (2)
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