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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2007-0981

Mozilla based browsers, including Firefox before 1.5.0.10 and 2.x before 2.0.0.2, and SeaMonkey before 1.0.8, allow remote attackers to bypass the same origin policy, steal cookies, and conduct other attacks by writing a URI with a null byte to the hostname (location.hostname) DOM property, due to interactions with DNS resolver code.
Publish Date : 2007-02-15 Last Update Date : 2010-12-27
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
7.5
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Bypass a restriction or similar
CWE ID 264

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat moderate 2007-02-22 2007-02-23
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2007-0981 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20070981 unix
ELSA-2007:0097: firefox security update (Critical) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:21788 unix
ELSA-2007:0108: thunderbird security update (Critical) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:22262 unix
Mozilla based browsers, including Firefox before 1.5.0.10 and 2.x before 2.0.0.2, and SeaMonkey before 1.0.8, allow remo... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9730 unix
RHSA-2007:0077: seamonkey security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20070077 unix
RHSA-2007:0078: thunderbird security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20070078 unix
RHSA-2007:0079: Firefox security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20070079 unix
RHSA-2007:0097: firefox security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20070097 unix
RHSA-2007:0108: thunderbird security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20070108 unix
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2007-0981

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Mozilla Firefox 0.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Mozilla Firefox 0.9 RC Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Mozilla Firefox 0.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Mozilla Firefox 0.9.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Mozilla Firefox 0.9.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Mozilla Firefox 0.9.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Mozilla Firefox 0.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Mozilla Firefox 0.10.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.0.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.0.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.0.6 Linux Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.0.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.0.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.0.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.5 Beta1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.5 Beta2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.5.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.5.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.5.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.5.0.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.5.0.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
27 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.5.0.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
28 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.5.0.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
29 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.5.0.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
30 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.5.0.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
31 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.5.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
32 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.5.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
33 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.5.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
34 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.5.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
35 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.5.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
36 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.5.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
37 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.5.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
38 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.5.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
39 Application Mozilla Firefox 2.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
40 Application Mozilla Firefox 2.0 Beta 1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
41 Application Mozilla Firefox 2.0 RC3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
42 Application Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
43 Application Mozilla Firefox Preview Release Version Details Vulnerabilities
44 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
45 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
46 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
47 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
48 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.0.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
49 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.0.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
50 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.0.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
51 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.0.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Mozilla Firefox 43
Mozilla Seamonkey 8

- References For CVE-2007-0981

http://secunia.com/advisories/24457
SECUNIA 24457
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/2262
SREASON 2262
http://secunia.com/advisories/25588
SECUNIA 25588
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2008/0083
VUPEN ADV-2008-0083
ftp://patches.sgi.com/support/free/security/advisories/20070202-01-P.asc
SGI 20070202-01-P
ftp://patches.sgi.com/support/free/security/advisories/20070301-01-P.asc
SGI 20070301-01-P
http://fedoranews.org/cms/node/2713
FEDORA FEDORA-2007-281
http://fedoranews.org/cms/node/2728
FEDORA FEDORA-2007-293
http://h20000.www2.hp.com/bizsupport/TechSupport/Document.jsp?objectID=c00771742
HP SSRT061181
http://lists.suse.com/archive/suse-security-announce/2007-Mar/0001.html
SUSE SUSE-SA:2007:019
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2007_22_mozilla.html
SUSE SUSE-SA:2007:022
http://secunia.com/advisories/24205
SECUNIA 24205
http://secunia.com/advisories/24238
SECUNIA 24238
http://secunia.com/advisories/24290
SECUNIA 24290
http://secunia.com/advisories/24287
SECUNIA 24287
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2007:050
MANDRIVA MDKSA-2007:050
http://secunia.com/advisories/24293
SECUNIA 24293
http://secunia.com/advisories/24320
SECUNIA 24320
http://secunia.com/advisories/24384
SECUNIA 24384
http://secunia.com/advisories/24343
SECUNIA 24343
http://secunia.com/advisories/24328
SECUNIA 24328
http://secunia.com/advisories/24333
SECUNIA 24333
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2007-0077.html
REDHAT RHSA-2007:0077
http://secunia.com/advisories/24393
SECUNIA 24393
http://secunia.com/advisories/24395
SECUNIA 24395
http://secunia.com/advisories/24437
SECUNIA 24437
http://secunia.com/advisories/24455
SECUNIA 24455
http://secunia.com/advisories/24175
SECUNIA 24175
http://secunia.com/advisories/24650
SECUNIA 24650
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200703-04.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200703-04
http://securitytracker.com/id?1017654
SECTRACK 1017654
http://slackware.com/security/viewer.php?l=slackware-security&y=2007&m=slackware-security.338131
SLACKWARE SSA:2007-066-05
http://slackware.com/security/viewer.php?l=slackware-security&y=2007&m=slackware-security.374851
SLACKWARE SSA:2007-066-03
http://www.debian.org/security/2007/dsa-1336
DEBIAN DSA-1336
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2007/0718
VUPEN ADV-2007-0718
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2007/0624
VUPEN ADV-2007-0624
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2007-0079.html
REDHAT RHSA-2007:0079
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2007-0078.html
REDHAT RHSA-2007:0078
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=370445 CONFIRM
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/32533
XF firefox-locationhostname-security-bypass(32533)
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200703-08.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200703-08
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2007/mfsa2007-07.html CONFIRM
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/22566
BID 22566 Mozilla Firefox Location.Hostname Dom Property Cookie Theft Vulnerability Release Date:2007-09-05
http://www.osvdb.org/32104
OSVDB 32104
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/460217/100/0/threaded
FULLDISC 20070215 Re: [Full-disclosure] Firefox: serious cookie stealing / same-domain bypass vulnerability
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2007-0097.html
REDHAT RHSA-2007:0097
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2007-0108.html
REDHAT RHSA-2007:0108
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/461336/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20070226 rPSA-2007-0040-1 firefox
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/460126/100/200/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20070214 Firefox: serious cookie stealing / same-domain bypass vulnerability
http://lcamtuf.dione.cc/ffhostname.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/461809/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20070303 rPSA-2007-0040-3 firefox thunderbird
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-428-1
UBUNTU USN-428-1
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/885753
CERT-VN VU#885753
https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-1081 CONFIRM
https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-1103 CONFIRM
http://secunia.com/advisories/24342
SECUNIA 24342

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2007-0981

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