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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2012-0450

Original release date: 02/01/2012
Last revised: 11/15/2013
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Mozilla Firefox 4.x through 9.0 and SeaMonkey before 2.7 on Linux and Mac OS X set weak permissions for Firefox Recovery Key.html, which might allow local users to read a Firefox Sync key via standard filesystem operations.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 2.1 (LOW) (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 3.9
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Locally exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information

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External Source: XF
Name: mozilla-keyhtml-info-disclosure(72869)
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2012/mfsa2012-09.html
Type: Advisory
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=716868
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:14670
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 78741
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDVSA-2012:013
External Source: SUSE
Name: openSUSE-SU-2012:0234

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:14670
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

Vulnerable software and versions

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* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.7:beta5 and previous versions
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.7:beta4
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.7:beta3
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.7:beta2
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.7:beta1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.6.1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.6
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.6:beta4
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.6:beta3
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.6:beta2
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.6:beta1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.5
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.5:beta4
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.5:beta3
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.5:beta2
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.5:beta1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.4
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.4.1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.4:beta3
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.4:beta2
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.4:beta1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.3.3
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.3.2
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.3.1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.3
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.3:beta3
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.3:beta2
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.3:beta1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.2
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.2:beta2
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.2:beta1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.1:rc2
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.1:rc1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.1:beta3
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.1:beta2
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.1:beta1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.1:alpha3
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.1:alpha2
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.1:alpha1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.0.14
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.0.13
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.0.12
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.0.11
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.0.10
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.0.9
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.0.8
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.0.7
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.0.6
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.0.5
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.0.4
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.0.3
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.0.2
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.0.1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.0
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.0:rc2
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.0:rc1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.0:beta_2
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.0:beta_1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.0:alpha_3
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.0:alpha_2
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.0:alpha_1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.19
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.18
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.17
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.16
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.15
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.14
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.13
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.12
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.11
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.10
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.9
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.8
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.7
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.6
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.5
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.4
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.3
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.2
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1:beta
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1:alpha
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0.9
* 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:1.0.5
* 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:1.0.1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0:beta
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0:alpha
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:2.2:beta3
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cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel
cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x
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* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:4.0
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:4.0.1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:4.0:beta1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:4.0:beta10
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:4.0:beta11
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:4.0:beta12
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:4.0:beta2
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:4.0:beta3
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:4.0:beta4
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:4.0:beta5
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:4.0:beta6
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:4.0:beta7
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:4.0:beta8
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:4.0:beta9
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:6.0
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:6.0.1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:6.0.2
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:7.0
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:5.0
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:5.0.1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:8.0
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:8.0.1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:9.0
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cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel
cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x
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Technical Details

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  • Permissions, Privileges, and Access Control (CWE-264)