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CVE-2005-0401 Detail

Description

FireFox 1.0.1 and Mozilla before 1.7.6 do not sufficiently address all attack vectors for loading chrome files and hijacking drag and drop events, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary XUL code by tricking a user into dragging a scrollbar, a variant of CVE-2005-0527, aka "Firescrolling 2."

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  05/02/2005

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2005-0401
Original release date:
05/02/2005
Last revised:
10/17/2016
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
5.1 MEDIUM
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
6.4
Exploitability Subscore:
4.9
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable - Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity:
High
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=111168413007891&w=2 External Source BUGTRAQ 20050324 Firescrolling 2 [Firefox 1.0.1]
http://mikx.de/firescrolling2/ Exploit External Source MISC http://mikx.de/firescrolling2/
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/getDef?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:100026 Tool Signature; US Government Resource External Source OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:100026
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/getDef?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9650 External Source OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9650
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200503-30.xml Vendor Advisory External Source GENTOO GLSA-200503-30
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/mfsa2005-32.html External Source CONFIRM http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/mfsa2005-32.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2005-335.html Vendor Advisory External Source REDHAT RHSA-2005:335
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2005-336.html Vendor Advisory External Source REDHAT RHSA-2005:336
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2005-384.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2005:384
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/12885 Exploit; Patch External Source BID 12885
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2005/0296 External Source VUPEN ADV-2005-0296

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:100026
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:100026
Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9650
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9650

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
OR
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:0.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:0.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:0.9:rc:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:0.9.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:0.9.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:0.9.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:0.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:0.10.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:1.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla:1.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla:1.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla:1.4:alpha:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla:1.4.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla:1.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla:1.5:alpha:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla:1.5:rc1:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla:1.5:rc2:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla:1.5.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla:1.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla:1.6:alpha:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla:1.6:beta:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla:1.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla:1.7:alpha:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla:1.7:beta:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla:1.7:rc1:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla:1.7:rc2:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla:1.7:rc3:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla:1.7.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla:1.7.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla:1.7.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla:1.7.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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