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CVE-2008-5504 Detail

Current Description

Mozilla Firefox 2.x before 2.0.0.19 allows remote attackers to run arbitrary JavaScript with chrome privileges via vectors related to the feed preview, a different vulnerability than CVE-2008-3836.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 7.5 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


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

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://www.debian.org/security/2009/dsa-1707
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:244
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2008/mfsa2008-62.html Vendor Advisory
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-1037.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/32882
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1021422
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-690-2
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/0977
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=453526
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/47410
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A10781

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Permissions, Privileges, and Access Controls (CWE-264)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.3

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0
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 cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.1
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 cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.2
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 cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.3
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 cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.4
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 cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.5
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 cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.6
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 cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.7
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 cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.8
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 cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.9
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 cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.10
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 cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.11
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 cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.12
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 cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.13
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 cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.14
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 cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.15
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 cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.16
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 cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0.0.17
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 cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox
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Up to (including)
2.0.0.18


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-5504
NVD Published Date:
12/17/2008
NVD Last Modified:
09/28/2017