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CVE-2009-4101 Detail

Current Description

infoRSS 1.1.4.2 and earlier extension for Firefox performs certain operations with chrome privileges, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands and perform cross-domain scripting attacks via the description tag of an RSS feed.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: N/A
NVD score not yet provided.

Evaluator Impact

Per information from the following advisory: http://www.net-security.org/secworld.php?id=8527 raised the score to CIA:complete since this vulnerability gives attacker the full access to the computer.

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/3323 Vendor Advisory
https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addons/versions/361#version-1.2.0
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/54370

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-20 Improper Input Validation NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:didier_ernotte:inforss:0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:didier_ernotte:inforss:0.7.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:didier_ernotte:inforss:0.8.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:didier_ernotte:inforss:0.8.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:didier_ernotte:inforss:0.8.8.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:didier_ernotte:inforss:0.8.8.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:didier_ernotte:inforss:0.8.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:didier_ernotte:inforss:0.8.9.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:didier_ernotte:inforss:0.8.9.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:didier_ernotte:inforss:0.8.9.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:didier_ernotte:inforss:0.8.9.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:didier_ernotte:inforss:0.9.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:didier_ernotte:inforss:0.10.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:didier_ernotte:inforss:0.10.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:didier_ernotte:inforss:1.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:didier_ernotte:inforss:1.1.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:didier_ernotte:inforss:1.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:didier_ernotte:inforss:1.1.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:didier_ernotte:inforss:1.1.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:didier_ernotte:inforss:1.1.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:didier_ernotte:inforss:1.1.4.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:didier_ernotte:inforss:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
1.1.4.2
Running on/with
 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2009-4101
NVD Published Date:
11/29/2009
NVD Last Modified:
08/16/2017