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CVE-2009-2665 Detail

Description

The nsDocument::SetScriptGlobalObject function in content/base/src/nsDocument.cpp in Mozilla Firefox 3.5.x before 3.5.2, when certain add-ons are enabled, does not properly handle a Link HTTP header, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary JavaScript with chrome privileges via a crafted web page, related to an incorrect security wrapper.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  08/04/2009

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

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


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

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Hyperlink Resource
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-66-266148-1
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2009/mfsa2009-46.html Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/35928
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/2142 Patch Vendor Advisory
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=498897
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2009-August/msg00198.html
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2009-August/msg00261.html

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:3.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:3.5.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:3.5.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2009-2665
NVD Published Date:
08/04/2009
NVD Last Modified:
09/04/2009