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CVE-2008-6961 Detail

Current Description

mailnews in Mozilla Thunderbird before 2.0.0.18 and SeaMonkey before 1.1.13, when JavaScript is enabled in mail, allows remote attackers to obtain sensitive information about the recipient, or comments in forwarded mail, via script that reads the (1) .documentURI or (2) .textContent DOM properties.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.3 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): None
Additional Information:
Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2008/mfsa2008-59.html Vendor Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/32363
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1021247
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=458883
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/46734

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0:*:alpha:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0:*:dev:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0:alpha:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0:beta:*:*:*:*:*:*
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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:1.0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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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:1.0.99:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.1.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
1.1.12
 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.7.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.7.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.7.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.0.5:beta:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.0.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.0.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5:beta2:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.0.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.0.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.0.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.0.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.0.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.0.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.0.12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.0.13:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.0.14:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.7.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.7.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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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:2.0.0.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0.0.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0.0.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0.0.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0.0.12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0.0.13:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0.0.14:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0.0.14:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0.0.15:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:2.0.0.16:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
2.0.0.17


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-6961
NVD Published Date:
08/13/2009
NVD Last Modified:
10/30/2018