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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-5504

Mozilla Firefox 2.x before 2.0.0.19 allows remote attackers to run arbitrary JavaScript with chrome privileges via vectors related to the feed preview, a different vulnerability than CVE-2008-3836.
Publish Date : 2008-12-17 Last Update Date : 2010-08-21
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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)
CWE ID 264

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat critical 2008-12-08 2008-12-16
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2008-5504 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20085504 unix
DSA-1707 iceweasel -- several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:7805 unix
DSA-1707-1 iceweasel -- several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:13605 unix
Mozilla Firefox 2.x before 2.0.0.19 allows remote attackers to run arbitrary JavaScript with chrome privileges via vecto... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10781 unix
RHSA-2008:1037: seamonkey security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20081037 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-2008-5504

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Mozilla Firefox 2.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.12 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.13 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.14 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.15 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.16 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.17 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.18 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Mozilla Firefox 19

- References For CVE-2008-5504

http://secunia.com/advisories/33184
SECUNIA 33184
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/0977
VUPEN ADV-2009-0977
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-690-2
UBUNTU USN-690-2
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1021422
SECTRACK 1021422
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/32882
BID 32882 Mozilla Firefox/Thunderbird/SeaMonkey Multiple Remote Vulnerabilities Release Date:2009-05-16
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-1037.html
REDHAT RHSA-2008:1037
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2008/mfsa2008-62.html CONFIRM
http://secunia.com/advisories/33189
SECUNIA 33189
http://secunia.com/advisories/33231
SECUNIA 33231
http://secunia.com/advisories/33523
SECUNIA 33523
http://secunia.com/advisories/34501
SECUNIA 34501
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-256408-1
SUNALERT 256408
http://www.debian.org/security/2009/dsa-1707
DEBIAN DSA-1707
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:244
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2008:244
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/47410
XF firefox-feedpreview-code-execution(47410)
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=453526

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-5504

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


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