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CVE-2008-7293 Detail

Current Description

Mozilla Firefox before 4 cannot properly restrict modifications to cookies established in HTTPS sessions, which allows man-in-the-middle attackers to overwrite or delete arbitrary cookies via a Set-Cookie header in an HTTP response, related to lack of the HTTP Strict Transport Security (HSTS) includeSubDomains feature, aka a "cookie forcing" issue.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 5.8 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 4.9
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized modification
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://code.google.com/p/browsersec/wiki/Part2#Same-origin_policy_for_cookies
http://hacks.mozilla.org/2010/08/firefox-4-http-strict-transport-security-force-https/
http://michael-coates.blogspot.com/2010/01/cookie-forcing-trust-your-cookies-no.html
http://scarybeastsecurity.blogspot.com/2008/11/cookie-forcing.html
http://scarybeastsecurity.blogspot.com/2011/02/some-less-obvious-benefits-of-hsts.html
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=660053 Patch

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

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

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-7293
NVD Published Date:
08/09/2011
NVD Last Modified:
08/02/2012