Mozilla Foundation Security Advisory 2008-45

2008-09-29T00:00:00
ID SECURITYVULNS:DOC:20577
Type securityvulns
Reporter Securityvulns
Modified 2008-09-29T00:00:00

Description

Mozilla Foundation Security Advisory 2008-45

Title: XBM image uninitialized memory reading Impact: Low Announced: September 23, 2008 Reporter: Billy Hoffman Products: Firefox, SeaMonkey

Fixed in: Firefox 2.0.0.17 SeaMonkey 1.1.12 Description

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 corruption.

Firefox 3 is not affected by this issue References

* Uninitialized memory reading
* CVE-2008-4069