Intrusion Prevention

Mozilla.Firefox.JavaScript.Event.Handler.Code.Execution

Description

This indicates an attack attempt against a vulnerability in Mozilla Firefox.
The vulnerability is caused by an error when the vulnerable software handles addEventListener" or "setTimeout" elements. It allows a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code.

Affected Products

Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.5 and previous versions

Impact

System Compromise: Remote attackers can gain control of vulnerable systems.

Recommended Actions

Upgrade to Mozilla Firefox version 2.0.0.6:
http://www.mozilla.com/firefox/

CVE References

CVE-2007-3737