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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2008-3835

Original release date: 09/24/2008
Last revised: 10/29/2012
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

The nsXMLDocument::OnChannelRedirect function in Mozilla Firefox before 2.0.0.17, Thunderbird before 2.0.0.17, and SeaMonkey before 1.1.12 allows remote attackers to bypass the Same Origin Policy and execute arbitrary JavaScript code via unknown vectors.

Description

NOTE: Thunderbird shares the browser engine with Firefox and could be vulnerable if JavaScript were to be enabled in mail. This is not the default setting and we strongly discourage users from running JavaScript in mail.

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: SECUNIA
Name: 32007
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1696
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 32196
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 34501
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=439034
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 32012
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2008-2661
External Source: SLACKWARE
Name: SSA:2008-269-02
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 32010
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 31984
External Source: SUNALERT
Name: 256408
External Source: SLACKWARE
Name: SSA:2008-269-01
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2009-0977
External Source: XF
Name: firefox-onchannelredirect-security-bypass(45347)
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 32044
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2008:0908
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDVSA-2008:205
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 32092
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1020919
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-645-1
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2008-8401
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://download.novell.com/Download?buildid=WZXONb-tqBw~
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1669
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 32042
External Source: BID
Name: 31346
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-645-2
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2008/mfsa2008-38.html
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9643
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1649
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDVSA-2008:206
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SA:2008:050
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 33433
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 32185
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-647-1
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1697
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 31985
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2008-8429
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 32082
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2008:0882
External Source: SLACKWARE
Name: SSA:2008-270-01
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 32025
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 32144
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 32845
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 33434

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9643
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

Vulnerable software and versions

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* 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:0.9:rc
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:0.9_rc
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:0.10
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.0.1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.0
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.0.3
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.0.2
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.0.5
* 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:1.0.8
* 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:1.5.0.11
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.5.0.12
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.5.0.1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.5.0.10
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.5
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.5.0.6
* 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: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:1.5.0.7
* 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:2.0.0.12
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.5:beta1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.10
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.13
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.11
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.14
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.15
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.16 and previous versions
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0.8
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0.7
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0.6
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0.1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0.5
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0.4
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0.3
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0.2
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0.9
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0.99
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0::alpha
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0::dev
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0:beta
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.10
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.11 and previous versions
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0.0.1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0.0.0
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0.0.3
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0.0.2
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.0.9
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.0.8
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.2
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0.0.12
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0.0.5
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0.0.4
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.0.6
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.0.7
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.0.8
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.0.2
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0.0.8
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.0.3
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.0.4
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0.0.11
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.0.5
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.0.3
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.0.4
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.0.6
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.0.7
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.0.1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.0.10
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.0.11
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.0.2
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0_.12
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0_.13
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0_.14
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0_.4
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0_.5
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0_.6
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0_.9
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0_8
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.0.5:beta
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0.0.14
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0.0.13
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0.0.9
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.7.1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.7.3
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.7.2
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.7.3
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.7
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.7.1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5:beta2
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.0
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0.0.6
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.0.1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.8
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.9
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.2
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.5
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.6
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.3
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.4
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0.0.15
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0.0.16 and previous versions
* Denotes Vulnerable Software
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Technical Details

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