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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-5023

Firefox 3.x before 3.0.4, Firefox 2.x before 2.0.0.18, and SeaMonkey 1.x before 1.1.13 allows remote attackers to bypass the protection mechanism for codebase principals and execute arbitrary script via the -moz-binding CSS property in a signed JAR file.
Publish Date : 2008-11-13 Last Update Date : 2012-10-30
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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 User
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute CodeBypass a restriction or similar
CWE ID 20

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat moderate 2008-11-10 2008-11-12
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2008-5023 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20085023 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-1671 iceweasel -- several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:8140 unix
DSA-1671-1 iceweasel - several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:20161 unix
ELSA-2008:0978: firefox security update (Critical) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:22309 unix
Firefox 3.x before 3.0.4, Firefox 2.x before 2.0.0.18, and SeaMonkey 1.x before 1.1.13 allows remote attackers to bypass... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9908 unix
RHSA-2008:0977: seamonkey security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20080977 unix
RHSA-2008:0978: firefox security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20080978 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-2008-5023

# 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 RC Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Mozilla Firefox 0.9 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 Linux Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.0.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.0.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.0.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.5 Beta1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.5 Beta2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.5.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.5.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.5.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.5.0.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
27 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.5.0.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
28 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.5.0.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
29 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.5.0.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
30 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.5.0.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
31 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.5.0.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
32 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.5.0.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
33 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.5.0.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
34 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.5.0.12 Version Details Vulnerabilities
35 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.5.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
36 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.5.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
37 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.5.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
38 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.5.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
39 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.5.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
40 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.5.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
41 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.5.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
42 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.5.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
43 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
44 Application Mozilla Firefox 2.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
45 Application Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
46 Application Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
47 Application Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
48 Application Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
49 Application Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
50 Application Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
51 Application Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
52 Application Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
53 Application Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
54 Application Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
55 Application Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
56 Application Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.12 Version Details Vulnerabilities
57 Application Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.13 Version Details Vulnerabilities
58 Application Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.14 Version Details Vulnerabilities
59 Application Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.15 Version Details Vulnerabilities
60 Application Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.16 Version Details Vulnerabilities
61 Application Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.17 Version Details Vulnerabilities
62 Application Mozilla Firefox 3.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
63 Application Mozilla Firefox 3.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
64 Application Mozilla Firefox 3.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
65 Application Mozilla Firefox 3.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
66 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.0 DEV Version Details Vulnerabilities
67 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.0 Beta Version Details Vulnerabilities
68 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.0 Alpha Version Details Vulnerabilities
69 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
70 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.0 Beta Version Details Vulnerabilities
71 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
72 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
73 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
74 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.0.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
75 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.0.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
76 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.0.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
77 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.0.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
78 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.0.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
79 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.0.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
80 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.0.99 Version Details Vulnerabilities
81 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.1 Alpha Version Details Vulnerabilities
82 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.1 Beta Version Details Vulnerabilities
83 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
84 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.1 Beta Version Details Vulnerabilities
85 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.1.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
86 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.1.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
87 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.1.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
88 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.1.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
89 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.1.5 1.1.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
90 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.1.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
91 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.1.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
92 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.1.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
93 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.1.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
94 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.1.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
95 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.1.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
96 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.1.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
97 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.1.12 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Mozilla Firefox 65
Mozilla Seamonkey 32

- References For CVE-2008-5023

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-11/msg00004.html
SUSE SUSE-SA:2008:055
http://secunia.com/advisories/32684
SECUNIA 32684
http://secunia.com/advisories/32695
SECUNIA 32695
http://secunia.com/advisories/32694
SECUNIA 32694
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0977.html
REDHAT RHSA-2008:0977
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2008/mfsa2008-57.html CONFIRM
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:230
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2008:230
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:228
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2008:228
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1671
DEBIAN DSA-1671
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1669
DEBIAN DSA-1669
http://ubuntu.com/usn/usn-667-1
UBUNTU USN-667-1
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-256408-1
SUNALERT 256408
http://secunia.com/advisories/34501
SECUNIA 34501
http://secunia.com/advisories/32853
SECUNIA 32853
http://secunia.com/advisories/32845
SECUNIA 32845
http://secunia.com/advisories/32778
SECUNIA 32778
http://secunia.com/advisories/32693
SECUNIA 32693
http://secunia.com/advisories/32714
SECUNIA 32714
http://secunia.com/advisories/32713
SECUNIA 32713
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/3146
VUPEN ADV-2008-3146
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1021189
SECTRACK 1021189
http://secunia.com/advisories/32721
SECUNIA 32721
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0978.html
REDHAT RHSA-2008:0978
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/32281
BID 32281 Mozilla Firefox/Thunderbird/SeaMonkey Multiple Remote Vulnerabilities Release Date:2009-05-16
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-November/msg00366.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2008-9667
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=424733
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/0977
VUPEN ADV-2009-0977
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA08-319A.html
CERT TA08-319A
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-November/msg00385.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2008-9669

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-5023

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


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