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CVE-2014-8639 Detail

Current Description

Mozilla Firefox before 35.0, Firefox ESR 31.x before 31.4, Thunderbird before 31.4, and SeaMonkey before 2.32 do not properly interpret Set-Cookie headers within responses that have a 407 (aka Proxy Authentication Required) status code, which allows remote HTTP proxy servers to conduct session fixation attacks by providing a cookie name that corresponds to the session cookie of the origin server.

Source:  MITRE
View Analysis Description

Evaluator Description

CWE-384: Session Fixation

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 6.8 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


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

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://linux.oracle.com/errata/ELSA-2015-0046.html
http://linux.oracle.com/errata/ELSA-2015-0047.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2015-01/msg00014.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2015-01/msg00032.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2015-01/msg00033.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2015-01/msg00036.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2015-02/msg00002.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2015-07/msg00031.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2015-01/msg00071.html
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2015-0046.html
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2015-0047.html
http://secunia.com/advisories/62253
http://secunia.com/advisories/62259
http://secunia.com/advisories/62273
http://secunia.com/advisories/62274
http://secunia.com/advisories/62283
http://secunia.com/advisories/62293
http://secunia.com/advisories/62304
http://secunia.com/advisories/62313
http://secunia.com/advisories/62315
http://secunia.com/advisories/62316
http://secunia.com/advisories/62418
http://www.debian.org/security/2015/dsa-3127
http://www.debian.org/security/2015/dsa-3132
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2014/mfsa2015-04.html Vendor Advisory
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/bulletinapr2015-2511959.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/72046
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1031533
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1031534
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2460-1
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1095859
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/99959
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201504-01

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
2.31

Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
34.0.5

Configuration 3 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox_esr:31.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox_esr:31.1.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox_esr:31.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox_esr:31.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox_esr:31.3.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Configuration 4 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
31.3.0


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2014-8639
NVD Published Date:
01/14/2015
NVD Last Modified:
09/07/2017