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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2007-0995

Original release date: 02/26/2007
Last revised: 03/07/2011
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Mozilla Firefox before 1.5.0.10 and 2.x before 2.0.0.2, and SeaMonkey before 1.0.8 ignores trailing invalid HTML characters in attribute names, which allows remote attackers to bypass content filters that use regular expressions.

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: SGI
Name: 20070202-01-P
External Source: HP
Name: HPSBUX02153
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDKSA-2007:050
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1336
External Source: SLACKWARE
Name: SSA:2007-066-05
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 24293
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2007:0108
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 24343
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-1081
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1017702
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 24287
External Source: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-200703-08
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 32111
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2007:0097
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 24333
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 25588
External Source: MISC
Name: http://ha.ckers.org/xss.html#XSS_Non_alpha_non_digit2
External Source: BID
Name: 22694
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2007-281
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2007-0718
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 24320
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 24395
External Source: SGI
Name: 20070301-01-P
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 24384
External Source: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-200703-04
External Source: SLACKWARE
Name: SSA:2007-066-03
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 24342
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20070303 rPSA-2007-0040-3 firefox thunderbird
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2008-0083
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 24437
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 24205
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2007-293
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 24238
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2007:0078
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 24328
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2007/mfsa2007-02.html
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-428-1
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-1103
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10164
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SA:2007:022
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2007:0079
External Source: HP
Name: SSRT061181
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 24457
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SA:2007:019
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 24393
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 32112
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20070226 rPSA-2007-0040-1 firefox
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2007:0077
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 24650
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 24455
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 24290

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10164
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)
  • Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) (CWE-79)