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CVE-2004-0762 Detail

Current Description

Mozilla before 1.7, Firefox before 0.9, and Thunderbird before 0.7, allow remote web sites to install arbitrary extensions by using interactive events to manipulate the XPInstall Security dialog box.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 5.0 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): None
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized modification

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Hyperlink Resource
ftp://ftp.sco.com/pub/updates/OpenServer/SCOSA-2005.49/SCOSA-2005.49.txt
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/fulldisclosure/2004-07/0264.html
http://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=162020 Patch Vendor Advisory
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=109900315219363&w=2
http://www.mozilla.org/projects/security/known-vulnerabilities.html#mozilla1.7
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2004_36_mozilla.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2004-421.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/15495
http://www.squarefree.com/2004/07/01/race-conditions-in-security-dialogs/
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/16623
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A10032
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A4403

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
0.9
 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
1.7
 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
0.7


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2004-0762
NVD Published Date:
08/18/2004
NVD Last Modified:
10/10/2017