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CVE-2009-1840 Detail

Current Description

Mozilla Firefox before 3.0.11, Thunderbird, and SeaMonkey do not check content policy before loading a script file into a XUL document, which allows remote attackers to bypass intended access restrictions via a crafted HTML document, as demonstrated by a "web bug" in an e-mail message, or web script or an advertisement in a web page.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

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Hyperlink Resource
http://slackware.com/security/viewer.php?l=slackware-security&y=2009&m=slackware-security.372468
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-66-264308-1
http://www.debian.org/security/2009/dsa-1820
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2009:141
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2009/mfsa2009-31.html Vendor Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/35326 Patch
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1022379
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/1572 Patch Vendor Advisory
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=477979
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=503582
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/51076
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A9448
https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2009-1095.html
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2009-June/msg00574.html
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2009-June/msg00657.html

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-264 Permissions, Privileges, and Access Controls NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.3

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:3.0
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 cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:3.0:alpha
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 cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:3.0:beta2
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 cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:3.0:beta5
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 cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:3.0.1
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 cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:3.0.2
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 cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:3.0.3
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 cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:3.0.4
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 cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:3.0.5
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 cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:3.0.6
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 cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:3.0.7
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 cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:3.0.8
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 cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:3.0.9
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 cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox
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Up to (including)
3.0.10
 cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:3.0beta5
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 cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:3.1:beta1
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 cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey
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 cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2009-1840
NVD Published Date:
06/12/2009
NVD Last Modified:
09/28/2017