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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-4065

Mozilla Firefox before 2.0.0.17 and 3.x before 3.0.2, Thunderbird before 2.0.0.17, and SeaMonkey before 1.1.12 allow remote attackers to bypass cross-site scripting (XSS) protection mechanisms and conduct XSS attacks via byte order mark (BOM) characters that are removed from JavaScript code before execution, aka "Stripped BOM characters bug."
Publish Date : 2008-09-24 Last Update Date : 2012-10-29
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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) Execute CodeCross Site ScriptingBypass a restriction or similar
CWE ID 79

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat moderate 2008-09-01 2008-09-23
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2008-4065 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20084065 unix
DSA-1649 iceweasel -- several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:7657 unix
DSA-1649-1 iceweasel - several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:19884 unix
DSA-1669 xulrunner -- several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:7740 unix
DSA-1669-1 xulrunner - several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:19874 unix
DSA-1696 icedove -- several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:8021 unix
DSA-1696-1 icedove -- several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:12973 unix
DSA-1697 iceape -- several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:7950 unix
DSA-1697-1 iceape -- several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:13245 unix
ELSA-2008:0879: firefox security update (Critical) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:22483 unix
ELSA-2008:0908: thunderbird security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:22664 unix
Mozilla Firefox before 2.0.0.17 and 3.x before 3.0.2, Thunderbird before 2.0.0.17, and SeaMonkey before 1.1.12 allow rem... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11383 unix
RHSA-2008:0879: firefox security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20080879 unix
RHSA-2008:0882: seamonkey security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20080882 unix
RHSA-2008:0908: thunderbird security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20080908 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-2008-4065

# 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 RC Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Mozilla Firefox 0.9.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Mozilla Firefox 0.9.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Mozilla Firefox 0.9.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Mozilla Firefox 0.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Mozilla Firefox 0.10.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.0.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.0.5 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 1.5.0.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
32 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.5.0.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
33 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.5.0.12 Version Details Vulnerabilities
34 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.5.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
35 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.5.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
36 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.5.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
37 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.5.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
38 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.5.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
39 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.5.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
40 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.5.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
41 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.5.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
42 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
43 Application Mozilla Firefox 2.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
44 Application Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
45 Application Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
46 Application Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
47 Application Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.12 Version Details Vulnerabilities
48 Application Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.13 Version Details Vulnerabilities
49 Application Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.14 Version Details Vulnerabilities
50 Application Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.15 Version Details Vulnerabilities
51 Application Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.16 Version Details Vulnerabilities
52 Application Mozilla Firefox 3.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
53 Application Mozilla Firefox 3.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
54 Application Mozilla Seamonkey Version Details Vulnerabilities
55 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
56 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.0 Alpha Version Details Vulnerabilities
57 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.0 DEV Version Details Vulnerabilities
58 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.0 Beta Version Details Vulnerabilities
59 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
60 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
61 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
62 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.0.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
63 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.0.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
64 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.0.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
65 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.0.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
66 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.0.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
67 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.0.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
68 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.0.99 Version Details Vulnerabilities
69 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
70 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.1.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
71 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.1.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
72 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.1.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
73 Application Mozilla Thunderbird Version Details Vulnerabilities
74 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
75 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
76 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
77 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 0.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
78 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 0.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
79 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 0.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
80 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 0.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
81 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 0.7.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
82 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 0.7.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
83 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 0.7.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
84 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 0.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
85 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 0.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
86 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 1.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
87 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 1.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
88 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 1.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
89 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 1.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
90 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 1.0.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
91 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 1.0.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
92 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 1.0.5 Beta Version Details Vulnerabilities
93 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 1.0.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
94 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 1.0.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
95 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 1.0.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
96 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 1.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
97 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 1.5 Beta2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
98 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 1.5.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
99 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 1.5.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
100 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 1.5.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
101 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 1.5.0.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
102 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 1.5.0.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
103 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 1.5.0.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
104 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 1.5.0.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
105 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 1.5.0.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
106 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 1.5.0.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
107 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 1.5.0.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
108 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 1.5.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
109 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 1.5.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
110 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 1.7.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
111 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 1.7.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
112 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 2.0 8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
113 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 2.0.0.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
114 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 2.0.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
115 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 2.0.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
116 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 2.0.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
117 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 2.0.0.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
118 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 2.0.0.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
119 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 2.0.0.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
120 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 2.0.0.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
121 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 2.0.0.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
122 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 2.0.0.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
123 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 2.0.0.12 Version Details Vulnerabilities
124 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 2.0.0.13 Version Details Vulnerabilities
125 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 2.0.0.14 Version Details Vulnerabilities
126 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 2.0.0.15 Version Details Vulnerabilities
127 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 2.0.0.16 Version Details Vulnerabilities
128 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 2.0 .4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
129 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 2.0 .5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
130 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 2.0 .6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
131 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 2.0 .9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
132 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 2.0 .12 Version Details Vulnerabilities
133 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 2.0 .13 Version Details Vulnerabilities
134 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 2.0 .14 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Mozilla Firefox 53
Mozilla Seamonkey 19
Mozilla Thunderbird 62

- References For CVE-2008-4065

http://secunia.com/advisories/31984
SECUNIA 31984
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-10/msg00005.html
SUSE SUSE-SA:2008:050
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/45356
XF firefox-bom-security-bypass(45356)
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/0977
VUPEN ADV-2009-0977
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2661
VUPEN ADV-2008-2661
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-647-1
UBUNTU USN-647-1
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-645-2
UBUNTU USN-645-2
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-645-1
UBUNTU USN-645-1
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1020920
SECTRACK 1020920
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/31346
BID 31346 Mozilla Firefox/SeaMonkey/Thunderbird Multiple Remote Vulnerabilities Release Date:2014-09-23
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0908.html
REDHAT RHSA-2008:0908
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0882.html
REDHAT RHSA-2008:0882
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0879.html
REDHAT RHSA-2008:0879
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2008/mfsa2008-43.html CONFIRM
http://secunia.com/advisories/31985
SECUNIA 31985
http://secunia.com/advisories/31987
SECUNIA 31987
http://secunia.com/advisories/32007
SECUNIA 32007
http://secunia.com/advisories/32010
SECUNIA 32010
http://secunia.com/advisories/32011
SECUNIA 32011
http://secunia.com/advisories/32012
SECUNIA 32012
http://secunia.com/advisories/32025
SECUNIA 32025
http://secunia.com/advisories/32044
SECUNIA 32044
http://secunia.com/advisories/32042
SECUNIA 32042
http://secunia.com/advisories/32096
SECUNIA 32096
http://secunia.com/advisories/32095
SECUNIA 32095
http://secunia.com/advisories/32089
SECUNIA 32089
http://secunia.com/advisories/32082
SECUNIA 32082
http://secunia.com/advisories/32092
SECUNIA 32092
http://secunia.com/advisories/32144
SECUNIA 32144
http://secunia.com/advisories/32196
SECUNIA 32196
http://secunia.com/advisories/32185
SECUNIA 32185
http://secunia.com/advisories/32845
SECUNIA 32845
http://secunia.com/advisories/33434
SECUNIA 33434
http://secunia.com/advisories/33433
SECUNIA 33433
http://secunia.com/advisories/34501
SECUNIA 34501
http://slackware.com/security/viewer.php?l=slackware-security&y=2008&m=slackware-security.379422
SLACKWARE SSA:2008-269-02
http://slackware.com/security/viewer.php?l=slackware-security&y=2008&m=slackware-security.405232
SLACKWARE SSA:2008-269-01
http://slackware.com/security/viewer.php?l=slackware-security&y=2008&m=slackware-security.412123
SLACKWARE SSA:2008-270-01
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1649
DEBIAN DSA-1649
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-256408-1
SUNALERT 256408
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1669
DEBIAN DSA-1669
http://www.debian.org/security/2009/dsa-1696
DEBIAN DSA-1696
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-September/msg01335.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2008-8425
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=430740 CONFIRM
http://www.debian.org/security/2009/dsa-1697
DEBIAN DSA-1697
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:205
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2008:205
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:206
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2008:206
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-September/msg01384.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2008-8401
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-September/msg01403.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2008-8429
http://download.novell.com/Download?buildid=WZXONb-tqBw~ CONFIRM

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-4065

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