CVE Details

Release Date:2012-06-05


The ASN.1 decoder in the QuickDER decoder in Mozilla Network Security Services (NSS) before 3.13.4, as used in Firefox 4.x through 12.0, Firefox ESR 10.x before 10.0.5, Thunderbird 5.0 through 12.0, Thunderbird ESR 10.x before 10.0.5, and SeaMonkey before 2.10, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via a zero-length item, as demonstrated by (1) a zero-length basic constraint or (2) a zero-length field in an OCSP response.

See more information about CVE-2012-0441 from MITRE CVE dictionary and NIST NVD

CVSS v2.0 metrics

NOTE: The following CVSS v2.0 metrics and score provided are preliminary and subject to review.

Base Score: 4.3 Base Metrics: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector: Network Attack Complexity: Medium
Authentication: None required Confidentiality Impact: None
Integrity Impact: None Availability Impact: Partial

Errata information

PlatformErrataRelease Date
Oracle Linux version 5 (nspr)ELSA-2012-10902012-07-17
Oracle Linux version 5 (nss)ELSA-2012-10902012-07-17
Oracle Linux version 6 (nspr)ELSA-2012-10912012-07-17
Oracle Linux version 6 (nss)ELSA-2012-10912012-07-17
Oracle Linux version 6 (nss-util)ELSA-2012-10912012-07-17
Oracle VM version 3.2 (nspr)OVMSA-2016-00652016-06-20
Oracle VM version 3.2 (nss)OVMSA-2016-00662016-06-20

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