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CVE-2017-7829 Detail

Current Description

It is possible to spoof the sender's email address and display an arbitrary sender address to the email recipient. The real sender's address is not displayed if preceded by a null character in the display string. This vulnerability affects Thunderbird < 52.5.2.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  06/11/2018
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Impact

CVSS v3.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 5.3 MEDIUM
Vector: AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:L/A:N (V3 legend)
Impact Score: 1.4
Exploitability Score: 3.9


Attack Vector (AV): Network
Attack Complexity (AC): Low
Privileges Required (PR): None
User Interaction (UI): None
Scope (S): Unchanged
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): Low
Availability (A): None

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

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/102258 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1040123 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2018:0061 Third Party Advisory
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1423432 Exploit Issue Tracking Patch
https://lists.debian.org/debian-lts-announce/2017/12/msg00026.html Mailing List Third Party Advisory
https://usn.ubuntu.com/3529-1/ Third Party Advisory
https://www.debian.org/security/2017/dsa-4075 Third Party Advisory
https://www.mozilla.org/security/advisories/mfsa2017-30/ Vendor Advisory

Technical Details

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2017-7829
NVD Published Date:
06/11/2018
NVD Last Modified:
08/07/2018