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CVE-2005-1155 Detail

Current Description

The favicon functionality in Firefox before 1.0.3 and Mozilla Suite before 1.7.7 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a <LINK rel="icon"> tag with a javascript: URL in the href attribute, aka "Firelinking."

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 7.5 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Provides user account access
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
ftp://ftp.sco.com/pub/updates/OpenServer/SCOSA-2005.49/SCOSA-2005.49.txt
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200504-18.xml Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/973309 Patch Third Party Advisory US Government Resource
http://www.mikx.de/firelinking/ Exploit
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/mfsa2005-37.html Vendor Advisory
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2005-383.html Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2005-384.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2005-386.html Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/13216
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/15495
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=290036 Patch
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A100021
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A10655

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Improper Control of Generation of Code ('Code Injection') (CWE-94)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:0.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:0.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:0.9:rc:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:0.9.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:0.9.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:0.9.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:0.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:0.10.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:1.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:1.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:1.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla:1.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla:1.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla:1.4:alpha:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla:1.4.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla:1.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla:1.5:alpha:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla:1.5:rc1:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla:1.5:rc2:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla:1.5.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla:1.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla:1.6:alpha:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla:1.6:beta:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla:1.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla:1.7:alpha:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla:1.7:beta:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla:1.7:rc1:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla:1.7:rc2:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla:1.7:rc3:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla:1.7.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla:1.7.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla:1.7.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla:1.7.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla:1.7.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2005-1155
NVD Published Date:
05/02/2005
NVD Last Modified:
10/10/2017