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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2007-3844

Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.5, Thunderbird 2.0.0.5 and before 1.5.0.13, and SeaMonkey 1.1.3 allows remote attackers to conduct cross-site scripting (XSS) attacks with chrome privileges via an addon that inserts a (1) javascript: or (2) data: link into an about:blank document loaded by chrome via (a) the window.open function or (b) a content.location assignment, aka "Cross Context Scripting." NOTE: this issue is caused by a CVE-2007-3089 regression.
Publish Date : 2007-08-07 Last Update Date : 2010-08-21
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
4.3
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
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 None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
Access Complexity Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Cross Site Scripting
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Vendor Statements

Red Hat is aware of this issue and is tracking it via the following bug: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=250648 The Red Hat Security Response Team has rated this issue as having moderate security impact, a future update may address this flaw.
Source: Redhat

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat moderate 2007-08-01 2007-08-01
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2007-3844 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20073844 unix
DSA-1344-1 iceweasel oval:org.mitre.oval:def:18825 unix
DSA-1345-1 xulrunner oval:org.mitre.oval:def:20237 unix
DSA-1346-1 iceape oval:org.mitre.oval:def:18682 unix
DSA-1391-1 icedove - several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:17867 unix
ELSA-2007:0979: firefox security update (Critical) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:21818 unix
ELSA-2007:0981: thunderbird security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:22422 unix
Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.5, Thunderbird 2.0.0.5 and before 1.5.0.13, and SeaMonkey 1.1.3 allows remote attackers to conduct... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9493 unix
RHSA-2007:0979: firefox security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20070979 unix
RHSA-2007:0980: seamonkey security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20070980 unix
RHSA-2007:0981: thunderbird security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20070981 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-2007-3844

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.1.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 2.0.0.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Mozilla Firefox 1
Mozilla Seamonkey 1
Mozilla Thunderbird 1

- References For CVE-2007-3844

http://h20000.www2.hp.com/bizsupport/TechSupport/Document.jsp?objectID=c00771742
HP SSRT061181
http://secunia.com/advisories/26258
SECUNIA 26258
http://secunia.com/advisories/26234
SECUNIA 26234
http://h20000.www2.hp.com/bizsupport/TechSupport/Document.jsp?objectID=c00774579
HP HPSBUX02156
http://secunia.com/advisories/26303
SECUNIA 26303
http://secunia.com/advisories/26309
SECUNIA 26309
http://secunia.com/advisories/26331
SECUNIA 26331
http://secunia.com/advisories/26335
SECUNIA 26335
http://secunia.com/advisories/26393
SECUNIA 26393
http://secunia.com/advisories/26460
SECUNIA 26460
http://secunia.com/advisories/26572
SECUNIA 26572
http://secunia.com/advisories/27276
SECUNIA 27276
http://secunia.com/advisories/27298
SECUNIA 27298
http://secunia.com/advisories/27325
SECUNIA 27325
http://secunia.com/advisories/27326
SECUNIA 27326
http://secunia.com/advisories/27327
SECUNIA 27327
http://secunia.com/advisories/27356
SECUNIA 27356
http://secunia.com/advisories/27414
SECUNIA 27414
http://secunia.com/advisories/27680
SECUNIA 27680
http://secunia.com/advisories/28135
SECUNIA 28135
http://secunia.com/advisories/28363
SECUNIA 28363
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-103177-1
SUNALERT 103177
http://slackware.com/security/viewer.php?l=slackware-security&y=2007&m=slackware-security.010101
SLACKWARE SSA:2007-213-01
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-66-201516-1
SUNALERT 201516
http://www.debian.org/security/2007/dsa-1344
DEBIAN DSA-1344
http://support.novell.com/techcenter/psdb/60eb95b75c76f9fbfcc9a89f99cd8f79.html CONFIRM
http://www.debian.org/security/2007/dsa-1345
DEBIAN DSA-1345
http://www.debian.org/security/2007/dsa-1346
DEBIAN DSA-1346
http://www.debian.org/security/2007/dsa-1391
DEBIAN DSA-1391
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2007/3587
VUPEN ADV-2007-3587
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2007/4256
VUPEN ADV-2007-4256
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2008/0082
VUPEN ADV-2008-0082
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200708-09.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200708-09
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2007:152
MANDRIVA MDKSA-2007:152
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2007:047
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2007:047
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2007-0979.html
REDHAT RHSA-2007:0979
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2007_57_mozilla.html
SUSE SUSE-SA:2007:057
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:047
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2008:047
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2007-0981.html
REDHAT RHSA-2007:0981
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/25142
BID 25142 Mozilla Firefox/Thunderbird/SeaMonkey Chrome-Loaded About:Blank Script Execution Vulnerability Release Date:2008-03-18
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2007/mfsa2007-26.html CONFIRM
http://securitytracker.com/id?1018481
SECTRACK 1018481
http://secunia.com/advisories/26288
SECUNIA 26288
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/475450/30/5550/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20070803 FLEA-2007-0040-1 thunderbird
http://securitytracker.com/id?1018480
SECTRACK 1018480
http://securitytracker.com/id?1018479
SECTRACK 1018479
http://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=388121 CONFIRM
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2007-0980.html
REDHAT RHSA-2007:0980
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-503-1
UBUNTU USN-503-1
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-493-1
UBUNTU USN-493-1
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/475265/100/200/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20070801 FLEA-2007-0039-1 firefox
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2007-November/msg00498.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2007-3431
https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-1600 CONFIRM
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2007-October/msg00285.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2007-2601

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2007-3844

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