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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2008-4059

Original release date: 09/24/2008
Last revised: 08/25/2013
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

The XPConnect component in Mozilla Firefox before 2.0.0.17 allows remote attackers to "pollute XPCNativeWrappers" and execute arbitrary code with chrome privileges via vectors related to a SCRIPT element.

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: SUNALERT
Name: 256408
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9529
External Source: SLACKWARE
Name: SSA:2008-270-01
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 31984
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-647-1
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2008-8429
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDVSA-2008:206
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1669
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-645-1
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 32185
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 33434
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 32845
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2008-8401
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 32092
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 32196
External Source: XF
Name: firefox2-xpcnativewrappers-code-execution(45352)
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 32010
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SA:2008:050
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 32082
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 32144
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 33433
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2009-0977
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=419848
Type: Patch Information
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 32012
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2008-2661
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2008:0908
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-645-2
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 34501
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 32044
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDVSA-2008:205
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 32007
External Source: BID
Name: 31346
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1696
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 32025
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2008/mfsa2008-41.html
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1020915
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 31985
External Source: SLACKWARE
Name: SSA:2008-269-01
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1649
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2008:0882
External Source: SLACKWARE
Name: SSA:2008-269-02
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1697
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://download.novell.com/Download?buildid=WZXONb-tqBw~
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 32042

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9529
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

Vulnerable software and versions

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* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.14
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.12
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:0.10
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:0.8
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:0.10.1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:0.9.1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:0.9
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:0.9.3
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:0.9.2
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.0.1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.0
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.0.3
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:0.9:rc
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.0.2
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.0.5
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.8
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.0.4
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.0.7
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.0.6
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.5
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.0.8
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.10
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.16
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.11
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.15
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.13
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.5.0.4
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.5.0.5
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.5.0.2
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.5.0.3
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.0.6::linux
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.5.0.11
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.7
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.5.0.12
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.5.0.1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.5:beta1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.5.0.10
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.5.3
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.5.4
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.5.1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.5.2
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.5.0.8
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.5.0.9
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.5.0.6
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.5.0.7
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.5:beta2
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.8
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.5.8
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.5.7
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.5.6
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.5.5
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.6
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.5
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.4
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.3
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:0.9_rc
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.2
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0:rc3
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0:rc2
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0:beta1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.9
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.17 and previous versions
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Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)
  • Permissions, Privileges, and Access Control (CWE-264)