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CVE-2005-2261 Detail

Description

Firefox before 1.0.5, Thunderbird before 1.0.5, Mozilla before 1.7.9, Netscape 8.0.2, and K-Meleon 0.9 runs XBL scripts even when Javascript has been disabled, which makes it easier for remote attackers to bypass such protection.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  07/13/2005

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:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows unauthorized modification
Allows disruption of service

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.ciac.org/ciac/bulletins/p-252.shtml
http://www.debian.org/security/2005/dsa-810
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/mfsa2005-46.html Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.networksecurity.fi/advisories/netscape-multiple-issues.html
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2005_18_sr.html
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2005_45_mozilla.html
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2006_04_25.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2005-586.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2005-587.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2005-601.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/14242
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2005/1075
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=292589 Exploit Vendor Advisory
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=292591 Exploit Vendor Advisory
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=160202
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A100012
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A10947
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A1348
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A808

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:100012
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:100012
Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10947
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10947
Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1348
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1348
Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:808
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:808

Technical Details

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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:firefox:1.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:1.0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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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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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla:1.7.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla:1.7.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.7.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.7.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.7.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2005-2261
NVD Published Date:
07/13/2005
NVD Last Modified:
10/10/2017