<em style='font-weight:bold;'>(Description Provided by <a href="http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=2011-0084" target="_blank">CVE</a>)</em> : The SVGTextElement.getCharNumAtPosition function in Mozilla Firefox before 3.6.20, and 4.x through 5; Thunderbird 3.x before 3.1.12 and other versions before 6; SeaMonkey 2.x before 2.3; and possibly other products does not properly handle SVG text, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via unspecified vectors that lead to a "dangling pointer."
Remote / Network Access,
Loss of Integrity
Upgrade Firefox to version 3.6.20 or 6 or higher, Thunderbird to version 3.1.12 or 6 or higher, and SeaMonkey to version 2.3 or higher, as they have been reported to fix this vulnerability. An upgrade is required as there are no known workarounds.
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