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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2007-1004

Original release date: 02/19/2007
Last revised: 11/15/2008
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Mozilla Firefox might allow remote attackers to conduct spoofing and phishing attacks by writing to an about:blank tab and overlaying the location bar.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 4.3 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable; Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity: Medium
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized modification

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External Source: SREASON
Name: 2264
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 33769
External Source: BID
Name: 22601
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20070216 Firefox: about:blank is phisher's best friend
Type: Advisory; Exploit
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20070219 RE: Firefox: about:blank is phisher's best friend
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 33255
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20070217 Re: Firefox: about:blank is phisher's best friend
External Source: XF
Name: firefox-aboutblank-security-bypass(32580)
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 24153
Type: Advisory

Vulnerable software and versions

+ Configuration 1
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* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0:rc3

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