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Mozilla Firefox DOM Node Moving Use-After-Free Remote Code Execution Vulnerability

oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6844

Mozilla Firefox 3.6.x before 3.6.3 does not properly manage the scopes of DOM nodes that are moved from one document to another which allows remote attackers to conduct use-after-free attacks and execute arbitrary code via unspecified vectors involving improper interaction with garbage collection as demonstrated by Nils during a Pwn2Own competition at CanSecWest 2010.

Family:
windows
Status:
ACCEPTED
Platform(s):
  • Microsoft Windows 7
  • Microsoft Windows 2000
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2008
  • Microsoft Windows XP
  • Microsoft Windows Vista
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Class:
vulnerability
Reference(s):
  • CVE-2010-1121
Product(s):
  • Mozilla Firefox