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CVE-2005-0232 Detail

Description

Firefox 1.0 allows remote attackers to modify Boolean configuration parameters for the about:config site by using a plugin such as Flash, and the -moz-opacity filter, to display the about:config site then cause the user to double-click at a certain screen position, aka "Fireflashing."

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  05/02/2005

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 2.6 LOW
Vector: (AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 4.9


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): High
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): None
Additional Information:
Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Allows unauthorized modification

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=110781055630856&w=2
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200503-10.xml Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200503-30.xml Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.mikx.de/fireflashing/ Exploit
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/mfsa2005-27.html Vendor Advisory
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2005_16_mozilla_firefox.html Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2005-176.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2005-323.html Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2005-384.html
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=280664 Vendor Advisory
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/19266
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A10967

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10967
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10967

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
OR
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:1.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2005-0232
NVD Published Date:
05/02/2005
NVD Last Modified:
10/10/2017