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CVE-2012-4201 Detail

Description

The evalInSandbox implementation in Mozilla Firefox before 17.0, Firefox ESR 10.x before 10.0.11, Thunderbird before 17.0, Thunderbird ESR 10.x before 10.0.11, and SeaMonkey before 2.14 uses an incorrect context during the handling of JavaScript code that sets the location.href property, which allows remote attackers to conduct cross-site scripting (XSS) attacks or read arbitrary files by leveraging a sandboxed add-on.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  11/21/2012

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 6.4 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 4.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


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

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2012-11/msg00021.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2013-01/msg00022.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2012-11/msg00090.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2012-11/msg00092.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2012-11/msg00093.html
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2012-1482.html
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2012-1483.html
http://www.debian.org/security/2012/dsa-2583
http://www.debian.org/security/2012/dsa-2584
http://www.debian.org/security/2012/dsa-2588
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2012:173
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2012/mfsa2012-93.html Vendor Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/56618
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-1636-1
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-1638-1
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-1638-2
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-1638-3
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=747607
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/80171
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A15995

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2012-4201
NVD Published Date:
11/21/2012
NVD Last Modified:
09/18/2017