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CVE-2007-5338 Detail

Current Description

Mozilla Firefox before 2.0.0.8 and SeaMonkey before 1.1.5 allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary Javascript with user privileges by using the Script object to modify XPCNativeWrappers in a way that causes the script to be executed when a chrome action is performed.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 9.3 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Complete
Integrity (I): Complete
Availability (A): Complete
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://h20000.www2.hp.com/bizsupport/TechSupport/Document.jsp?objectID=c00771742
http://securitytracker.com/id?1018836
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-66-201516-1
http://support.novell.com/techcenter/psdb/60eb95b75c76f9fbfcc9a89f99cd8f79.html
http://www.debian.org/security/2007/dsa-1392
http://www.debian.org/security/2007/dsa-1396
http://www.debian.org/security/2007/dsa-1401
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200711-14.xml
http://www.mandriva.com/en/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2007:202
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2007/mfsa2007-35.html Patch
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2007_57_mozilla.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2007-0979.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2007-0980.html Vendor Advisory
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2007-0981.html Vendor Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/482876/100/200/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/482925/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/482932/100/200/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/26132
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-536-1
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/3544 Vendor Advisory
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/3587 Vendor Advisory
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/0083 Vendor Advisory
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/37288
https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-1858
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A10965
https://usn.ubuntu.com/535-1/
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2007-November/msg00498.html
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2007-October/msg00285.html
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2007-October/msg00355.html

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Configuration (CWE-16)
  • Permissions, Privileges, and Access Control (CWE-264)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
2.0.0.7
 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
1.1.4


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-5338
NVD Published Date:
10/21/2007
NVD Last Modified:
10/15/2018