CVE-2012-3976 Detail

Current Description

Mozilla Firefox before 15.0, Firefox ESR 10.x before 10.0.7, and SeaMonkey before 2.12 do not properly handle onLocationChange events during navigation between different https sites, which allows remote attackers to spoof the X.509 certificate information in the address bar via a crafted web page.


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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2012-08/msg00028.html Mailing List  Third Party Advisory 
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2012-09/msg00011.html Mailing List  Third Party Advisory 
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2012-09/msg00014.html Mailing List  Third Party Advisory 
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2012-1210.html Third Party Advisory 
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2012/mfsa2012-69.html Vendor Advisory 
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/55313 Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-1548-1 Third Party Advisory 
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-1548-2 Third Party Advisory 
http://www.xerox.com/download/security/security-bulletin/16287-4d6b7b0c81f7b/cert_XRX13-003_v1.0.pdf Third Party Advisory 
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=768568 Issue Tracking  Vendor Advisory 
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A16060 Third Party Advisory 

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-200 Exposure of Sensitive Information to an Unauthorized Actor cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2012-3976
NVD Published Date:
08/29/2012
NVD Last Modified:
08/26/2020
Source:
MITRE