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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2009-3274

Original release date: 09/21/2009
Last revised: 08/21/2010
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Mozilla Firefox 3.6a1, 3.5.3, 3.5.2, and earlier 3.5.x versions, and 3.0.14 and earlier 2.x and 3.x versions, on Linux uses a predictable /tmp pathname for files selected from the Downloads window, which allows local users to replace an arbitrary downloaded file by placing a file in a /tmp location before the download occurs, related to the Download Manager component. NOTE: some of these details are obtained from third party information.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 4.4 (MEDIUM) (AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 3.4
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Locally exploitable; Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity: Medium
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: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9641
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2010-0650
External Source: MISC
Name: http://jbrownsec.blogspot.com/2009/09/vamos-updates.html
External Source: SUNALERT
Name: 272909
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2009-3334
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2009/mfsa2009-53.html
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2010:0153
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=514823
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 36649
Type: Advisory
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2010:0154
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDVSA-2009:294
External Source: MISC
Name: http://securitytube.net/Zero-Day-Demos-(Firefox-Vulnerability-Discovered)-video.aspx

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9641
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

Vulnerable software and versions

+ Configuration 1
+ OR
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:3.6:a1:-:linux
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:3.5.2:-:linux
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.11:-:linux
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.10:-:linux
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.12:-:linux
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.15:-:linux
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.14:-:linux
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.17:-:linux
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.16:-:linux
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.19:-:linux
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.18:-:linux
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.20:-:linux
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:3.5.2::linux
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0:-:linux
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.1:-:linux
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.2:-:linux
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.3:-:linux
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.4:-:linux
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.5:-:linux
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.6:-:linux
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.7:-:linux
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.8:-:linux
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.9:-:linux
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.13:-:linux
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:3.0:-:linux
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:3.0.1:-:linux
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:3.0.2:-:linux
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:3.0.3:-:linux
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:3.0.4:-:linux
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:3.0.5:-:linux
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:3.0.6:-:linux
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:3.0.7:-:linux
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:3.0.8:-:linux
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:3.0.9:-:linux
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:3.0.10:-:linux
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:3.0.11:-:linux
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:3.0.12:-:linux
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:3.0.13:-:linux
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:3.5:-:linux
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:3.5.1:-:linux

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