CVE-2008-5013

NameCVE-2008-5013
DescriptionMozilla Firefox 2.x before 2.0.0.18 and SeaMonkey 1.x before 1.1.13 do not properly check when the Flash module has been dynamically unloaded properly, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted SWF file that "dynamically unloads itself from an outside JavaScript function," which triggers an access of an expired memory address.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-1669-1, DSA-1671-1, DSA-1697-1
NVD severityhigh (attack range: remote)

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
iceapesource(unstable)1.1.13-1high
iceapesourceetch1.0.13~pre080614i-0etch1highDSA-1697-1
iceweaselsource(unstable)3.0.1-1high
iceweaselsourceetch2.0.0.18-0etch1highDSA-1671-1
xulrunnersource(unstable)1.9.0.1-1high
xulrunnersourceetch1.8.0.15~pre080614h-0etch1highDSA-1669-1

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