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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2008-2801

Original release date: 07/07/2008
Last revised: 11/26/2012
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Mozilla Firefox before 2.0.0.15 and SeaMonkey before 1.1.10 do not properly implement JAR signing, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via (1) injection of JavaScript into documents within a JAR archive or (2) a JAR archive that uses relative URLs to JavaScript files.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 7.5 (HIGH) (AV:N/AC:L/AU:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-200808-03
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 31008
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 31076
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.mozilla.org/projects/security/known-vulnerabilities.html#firefox2.0.0.15
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 31069
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20080708 rPSA-2008-0216-1 firefox
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=418996
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 31377
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2008-6127
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2008:0549
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2008/mfsa2008-23.html
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11810
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2008:0569
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 31021
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 33433
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SA:2008:034
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-619-1
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1020419
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 30898
External Source: BID
Name: 30038
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 30878
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 31183
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2008:0616
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2008-1993
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2009-0977
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDVSA-2008:136
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 31195
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=424426
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-2646
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2008-6193
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 34501
External Source: SLACKWARE
Name: SSA:2008-191-03
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2008-6196
External Source: SLACKWARE
Name: SSA:2008-191
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 30949
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2008:0547
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=424188
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1697
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1615
External Source: SUNALERT
Name: 256408
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://wiki.rpath.com/Advisories:rPSA-2008-0216
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 30911
Type: Advisory
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 30903
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 31005
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 31023
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1607

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11810
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

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