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CVE-2005-4809 Detail

Description

Mozilla Firefox 1.0.1 and possibly other versions, including Mozilla and Thunderbird, allows remote attackers to spoof the URL in the Status Bar via an A HREF tag that contains a TABLE tag that contains another A tag.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  12/31/2005

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2005-4809
Original release date:
12/31/2005
Last revised:
07/19/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
5.0 MEDIUM
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
2.9
Exploitability Subscore:
10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
Low
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows unauthorized modification

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://marc.info/?l=full-disclosure&m=111073068631287&w=2 External Source FULLDISC 20050313 Firefox 1.01 : spoofing status bar without using JavaScript
http://securitytracker.com/id?1013423 External Source SECTRACK 1013423
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/12798 Exploit External Source BID 12798
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2005/0260 External Source VUPEN ADV-2005-0260
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/19540 External Source XF mozilla-save-link-as-dialog-spoofing(19540)

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