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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2005-2703

Original release date: 09/23/2005
Last revised: 03/07/2011
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Firefox before 1.0.7 and Mozilla Suite before 1.7.12 allows remote attackers to modify HTTP headers of XML HTTP requests via XMLHttpRequest, and possibly use the client to exploit vulnerabilities in servers or proxies, including HTTP request smuggling and HTTP request splitting.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 5.0 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized modification

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External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2005-1824
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-868
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 17026
Type: Advisory
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 16911
Type: Advisory
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1089
Type: Tool Signature
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 17284
Type: Advisory
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 17263
Type: Advisory
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDKSA-2005:170
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 17149
Type: Advisory
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2005:785
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-838
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 17042
Type: Advisory
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2005:791
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-866
External Source: BID
Name: 14923
External Source: XF
Name: mozilla-xmlhttprequest-spoofing(22376)
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FLSA-2006:168375
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 17014
Type: Advisory
External Source: SCO
Name: SCOSA-2005.49
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDKSA-2005:174
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 16917
Type: Advisory
External Source: BID
Name: 15495
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/mfsa2005-58.html
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2005:789
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-200-1
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SA:2005:058
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1014954
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10767
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDKSA-2005:169
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 16977
Type: Advisory
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 17090
Type: Advisory

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10767
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1089
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

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