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CVE-2008-5503 Detail

Current Description

The loadBindingDocument function in Mozilla Firefox 2.x before 2.0.0.19, Thunderbird 2.x before 2.0.0.19, and SeaMonkey 1.x before 1.1.14 does not perform any security checks related to the same-domain policy, which allows remote attackers to read or access data from other domains via crafted XBL bindings.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 2.6 LOW
Vector: (AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 4.9


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): High
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://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-256408-1
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-258748-1
http://www.debian.org/security/2009/dsa-1696
http://www.debian.org/security/2009/dsa-1697
http://www.debian.org/security/2009/dsa-1704
http://www.debian.org/security/2009/dsa-1707
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:244
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2009:012
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2008/mfsa2008-61.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-1037.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2009-0002.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/32882
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1021424
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-690-2
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-701-1
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-701-2
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/0977
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=379959
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/47409
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A11423
https://usn.ubuntu.com/690-3/

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:2.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.13:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.14:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.15:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.16:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.17:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
2.0.0.18
 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1:alpha:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1:beta:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
1.1.13
 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0.0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0.0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0.0.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0.0.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0.0.12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0.0.14:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0.0.16:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0.0.17:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
2.0.0.18


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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-5503
NVD Published Date:
12/17/2008
NVD Last Modified:
10/03/2018