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CVE-2005-0233 Detail

Description

The International Domain Name (IDN) support in Firefox 1.0, Camino .8.5, and Mozilla before 1.7.6 allows remote attackers to spoof domain names using punycode encoded domain names that are decoded in URLs and SSL certificates in a way that uses homograph characters from other character sets, which facilitates phishing attacks.


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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.grok.org.uk/pipermail/full-disclosure/2005-February/031459.html Broken Link  Exploit  Vendor Advisory 
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=110782704923280&w=2 Mailing List 
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200503-10.xml Exploit  Patch  Third Party Advisory  Vendor Advisory 
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200503-30.xml Exploit  Patch  Third Party Advisory  Vendor Advisory 
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/mfsa2005-29.html Exploit  Patch  Third Party Advisory  Vendor Advisory 
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2005_16_mozilla_firefox.html Broken Link  Exploit  Patch  Vendor Advisory 
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2005-176.html Broken Link 
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2005-384.html Broken Link 
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/12461 Broken Link  Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
http://www.shmoo.com/idn Broken Link  Exploit  Vendor Advisory 
http://www.shmoo.com/idn/homograph.txt Broken Link  Exploit  Vendor Advisory 
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/19236 Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A100029 Tool Signature 
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A11229 Tool Signature 

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
NVD-CWE-noinfo Insufficient Information cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2005-0233
NVD Published Date:
02/08/2005
NVD Last Modified:
02/28/2022
Source:
Red Hat, Inc.