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CVE-2015-7197 Detail

Current Description

Mozilla Firefox before 42.0 and Firefox ESR 38.x before 38.4 improperly control the ability of a web worker to create a WebSocket object, which allows remote attackers to bypass intended mixed-content restrictions via crafted JavaScript code.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  11/05/2015
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 5.0 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


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

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2015-11/msg00013.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2015-11/msg00015.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2015-11/msg00020.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2015-11/msg00021.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2015-11/msg00025.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2015-12/msg00037.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2015-12/msg00049.html
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2015-1982.html
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2015-2519.html
http://www.debian.org/security/2015/dsa-3393
http://www.debian.org/security/2015/dsa-3410
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2015/mfsa2015-132.html Vendor Advisory
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/bulletinapr2016-2952098.html
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/linuxbulletinoct2015-2719645.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/77411
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1034069
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2785-1
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2819-1
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1204269
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201512-10

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Permissions, Privileges, and Access Control (CWE-264)

Change History

9 change records found - show changes

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2015-7197
NVD Published Date:
11/05/2015
NVD Last Modified:
12/07/2016