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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-1240

LiveConnect in Mozilla Firefox before 2.0.0.13 and SeaMonkey before 1.1.9 does not properly parse the content origin for jar: URIs before sending them to the Java plugin, which allows remote attackers to access arbitrary ports on the local machine. NOTE: this is closely related to CVE-2008-1195.
Publish Date : 2008-03-27 Last Update Date : 2008-12-03
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
5.0
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
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)
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2008-1240 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20081240 unix
DSA-1532 xulrunner -- several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:7955 unix
DSA-1532-1 xulrunner oval:org.mitre.oval:def:18755 unix
DSA-1534 iceape -- several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:7869 unix
DSA-1534-1 iceape oval:org.mitre.oval:def:18729 unix
DSA-1534-2 iceape - regression oval:org.mitre.oval:def:19906 unix
DSA-1535 iceweasel -- several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:7395 unix
DSA-1535-1 iceweasel oval:org.mitre.oval:def:20297 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-2008-1240

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.12 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.1.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Mozilla Firefox 1
Mozilla Seamonkey 1

- References For CVE-2008-1240

http://secunia.com/advisories/29560
SECUNIA 29560
http://secunia.com/advisories/29616
SECUNIA 29616
http://secunia.com/advisories/29645
SECUNIA 29645
http://secunia.com/advisories/30327
SECUNIA 30327
http://wiki.rpath.com/wiki/Advisories:rPSA-2008-0128 CONFIRM
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1532
DEBIAN DSA-1532
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1534
DEBIAN DSA-1534
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1535
DEBIAN DSA-1535
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2008/0998/references
VUPEN ADV-2008-0998
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:080
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2008:080
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/490196/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20080327 rPSA-2008-0128-1 firefox
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/28448
BID 28448 Mozilla Thunderbird/Seamonkey/Firefox 2.0.0.12 Multiple Remote Vulnerabilities Release Date:2014-09-23
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-592-1
UBUNTU USN-592-1
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/41458
XF mozilla-liveconnect-unauthorized-access(41458)
http://secunia.com/advisories/30620
SECUNIA 30620
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-238492-1
SUNALERT 238492
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2008/1793/references
VUPEN ADV-2008-1793
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200805-18.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200805-18
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2008/mfsa2008-18.html CONFIRM
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA08-087A.html
CERT TA08-087A
http://secunia.com/advisories/29558
SECUNIA 29558
http://secunia.com/advisories/29547
SECUNIA 29547
http://secunia.com/advisories/29541
SECUNIA 29541
http://secunia.com/advisories/29539
SECUNIA 29539
http://secunia.com/advisories/29526
SECUNIA 29526
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-04/msg00002.html
SUSE SUSE-SA:2008:019

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-1240

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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