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CVE-2007-3144 Detail

Description

Visual truncation vulnerability in Mozilla 1.7.12 allows remote attackers to spoof the address bar and possibly conduct phishing attacks via a long hostname, which is truncated after a certain number of characters, as demonstrated by a phishing attack using HTTP Basic Authentication.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  06/11/2007

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-3144
Original release date:
06/11/2007
Last revised:
07/28/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
6.4 MEDIUM
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
4.9
Exploitability Subscore:
10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
Low
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (08/16/2007)

Not vulnerable. Mozilla is no longer shipped as part of any version of Red Hat Enterprise Linux. Mozilla was replaced by SeaMonkey in Red Hat Enterprise Linux by SeaMonkey which is not affected by this issue.

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://www.0x000000.com/?i=334 Exploit External Source MISC http://www.0x000000.com/?i=334
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/24352 Exploit External Source BID 24352
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/34983 External Source XF multiple-basic-authentication-spoofing(34983)

Technical Details

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Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
OR
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla:1.7.12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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