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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2007-5947

The jar protocol handler in Mozilla Firefox before 2.0.0.10 and SeaMonkey before 1.1.7 retrieves the inner URL regardless of its MIME type, and considers HTML documents within a jar archive to have the same origin as the inner URL, which allows remote attackers to conduct cross-site scripting (XSS) attacks via a jar: URI.
Publish Date : 2007-11-13 Last Update Date : 2011-06-20
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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 79

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat moderate 2007-11-07 2007-02-08
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2007-5947 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20075947 unix
DSA-1424-1 iceweasel - several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:20371 unix
DSA-1425-1 xulrunner - several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:18486 unix
ELSA-2007:1082: firefox security update (Critical) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:22596 unix
ELSA-2007:1083: thunderbird security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:22680 unix
RHSA-2007:1082: firefox security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20071082 unix
RHSA-2007:1083: thunderbird security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20071083 unix
RHSA-2007:1084: seamonkey security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20071084 unix
The jar protocol handler in Mozilla Firefox before 2.0.0.10 and SeaMonkey before 1.1.7 retrieves the inner URL regardles... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9873 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-2007-5947

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.1.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.1.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.1.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.1.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.1.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.1.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Mozilla Firefox 9
Mozilla Seamonkey 6

- References For CVE-2007-5947

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/0643
VUPEN ADV-2008-0643
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/0083
VUPEN ADV-2008-0083
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/4018
VUPEN ADV-2007-4018
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/4002
VUPEN ADV-2007-4002
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/3818
VUPEN ADV-2007-3818
http://www.ubuntulinux.org/support/documentation/usn/usn-546-1
UBUNTU USN-546-1
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-546-2
UBUNTU USN-546-2
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1018928
SECTRACK 1018928
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/26385
BID 26385 Mozilla Firefox Jar URI Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerability Release Date:2008-02-29
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/488971/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20080229 rPSA-2008-0093-1 thunderbird
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/488002/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20080212 FLEA-2008-0001-1 firefox
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2007-1084.html
REDHAT RHSA-2007:1084
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2007-1083.html
REDHAT RHSA-2007:1083
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2007-1082.html
REDHAT RHSA-2007:1082
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2007/mfsa2007-37.html CONFIRM
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2007:246
MANDRIVA MDKSA-2007:246
http://www.gnucitizen.org/blog/web-mayhem-firefoxs-jar-protocol-issues
http://www.debian.org/security/2007/dsa-1425
DEBIAN DSA-1425
http://www.debian.org/security/2007/dsa-1424
DEBIAN DSA-1424
http://wiki.rpath.com/wiki/Advisories:rPSA-2007-0260 CONFIRM
http://wiki.rpath.com/Advisories:rPSA-2008-0093 CONFIRM
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-77-1018977.1-1
SUNALERT 1018977
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-231441-1
SUNALERT 231441
http://slackware.com/security/viewer.php?l=slackware-security&y=2007&m=slackware-security.374833
SLACKWARE SSA:2007-331-01
http://slackware.com/security/viewer.php?l=slackware-security&y=2007&m=slackware-security.365006
SLACKWARE SSA:2007-333-01
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200712-21.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200712-21
http://secunia.com/advisories/28398
SECUNIA 28398
http://secunia.com/advisories/28277
SECUNIA 28277
http://secunia.com/advisories/28171
SECUNIA 28171
http://secunia.com/advisories/28016
SECUNIA 28016
http://secunia.com/advisories/28001
SECUNIA 28001
http://secunia.com/advisories/27979
SECUNIA 27979
http://secunia.com/advisories/27957
SECUNIA 27957
http://secunia.com/advisories/27955
SECUNIA 27955
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/715737
CERT-VN VU#715737
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2007-November/msg01011.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2007-3952
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2007-December/msg00168.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2007-4098
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2007-December/msg00135.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2007-4106
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2007-December/msg00115.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2007-756
https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-1984 CONFIRM
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=369814 CONFIRM
http://secunia.com/advisories/29164
SECUNIA 29164
http://wiki.rpath.com/wiki/Advisories:rPSA-2008-0093 CONFIRM
https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-1995 CONFIRM
http://browser.netscape.com/releasenotes/ CONFIRM
http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=198965
http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=200909
http://secunia.com/advisories/27800
SECUNIA 27800
http://secunia.com/advisories/27797
SECUNIA 27797
http://secunia.com/advisories/27796
SECUNIA 27796
http://secunia.com/advisories/27793
SECUNIA 27793
http://secunia.com/advisories/27605
SECUNIA 27605
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2007-12/msg00004.html
SUSE SUSE-SA:2007:066
http://secunia.com/advisories/27845
SECUNIA 27845
http://secunia.com/advisories/27816
SECUNIA 27816
http://secunia.com/advisories/27855
SECUNIA 27855
http://secunia.com/advisories/27944
SECUNIA 27944
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/38356
XF firefox-jar-uri-xss(38356)
http://h20000.www2.hp.com/bizsupport/TechSupport/Document.jsp?objectID=c00771742
HP SSRT061181
http://secunia.com/advisories/27838
SECUNIA 27838

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2007-5947

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