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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2007-0778

Original release date: 02/26/2007
Last revised: 03/07/2011


The page cache feature in Mozilla Firefox before and 2.x before, and SeaMonkey before 1.0.8 can generate hash collisions that cause page data to be appended to the wrong page cache, which allows remote attackers to obtain sensitive information or enable further attack vectors when the target page is reloaded from the cache.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 5.4 MEDIUM
Impact Subscore: 6.9
Exploitability Subscore: 4.9
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: High
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information

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External Source: SLACKWARE
Name: SSA:2007-066-05
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2007:0097
External Source: HP
Name: SSRT061181
External Source: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-200703-08
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SA:2007:022
External Source: SGI
Name: 20070301-01-P
External Source: SLACKWARE
Name: SSA:2007-066-03
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2007-281
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1017699
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20070226 rPSA-2007-0040-1 firefox
External Source: MISC
Name: https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=347852
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SA:2007:019
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2007:0108
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-428-1
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20070303 rPSA-2007-0040-3 firefox thunderbird
External Source: SGI
Name: 20070202-01-P
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2007:0077
External Source: BID
Name: 22694
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2007/mfsa2007-03.html
Type: Patch Information
External Source: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-200703-04
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2008-0083
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDKSA-2007:050
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2007-0718
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9151
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2007-293
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2007:0079
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-1081
External Source: XF
Name: mozilla-diskcache-information-disclosure(32671)
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1336
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2007:0078
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-1103

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9151
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

Vulnerable software and versions

+ Configuration 1
+ OR
cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox: and previous versions
cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox: and previous versions
cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0.7 and previous versions

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