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CVE-2008-1240 Detail

Description

LiveConnect in Mozilla Firefox before 2.0.0.13 and SeaMonkey before 1.1.9 does not properly parse the content origin for jar: URIs before sending them to the Java plugin, which allows remote attackers to access arbitrary ports on the local machine. NOTE: this is closely related to CVE-2008-1195.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  03/27/2008

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 5.0 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


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

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-04/msg00002.html
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-238492-1
http://wiki.rpath.com/wiki/Advisories:rPSA-2008-0128
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1532
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1534
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1535
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200805-18.xml
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:080
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2008/mfsa2008-18.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/490196/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/28448
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-592-1
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA08-087A.html US Government Resource
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/0998/references
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/1793/references
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/41458

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-1240
NVD Published Date:
03/27/2008
NVD Last Modified:
10/11/2018