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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-5507

Mozilla Firefox 3.x before 3.0.5 and 2.x before 2.0.0.19, Thunderbird 2.x before 2.0.0.19, and SeaMonkey 1.x before 1.1.14 allow remote attackers to bypass the same origin policy and access portions of data from another domain via a JavaScript URL that redirects to the target resource, which generates an error if the target data does not have JavaScript syntax, which can be accessed using the window.onerror DOM API.
Publish Date : 2008-12-17 Last Update Date : 2012-10-30
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
6.0
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 Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Single system (The vulnerability requires an attacker to be logged into the system (such as at a command line or via a desktop session or web interface).)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Bypass a restriction or similarObtain Information
CWE ID 200

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

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

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2008-5507 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20085507 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
DSA-1704 xulrunner -- several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:7636 unix
DSA-1704-1 xulrunner - several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:17791 unix
DSA-1704-2 netatalk -- arbitrary code execution oval:org.mitre.oval:def:13754 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
ELSA-2008:1036: firefox security update (Critical) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:22738 unix
ELSA-2009:0002: thunderbird security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:22544 unix
Mozilla Firefox 3.x before 3.0.5 and 2.x before 2.0.0.19, Thunderbird 2.x before 2.0.0.19, and SeaMonkey 1.x before 1.1.... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9376 unix
RHSA-2008:1036: firefox security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20081036 unix
RHSA-2008:1037: seamonkey security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20081037 unix
RHSA-2009:0002: thunderbird security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20090002 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-2008-5507

# 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
20 Application Mozilla Firefox 3.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application Mozilla Firefox 3.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application Mozilla Firefox 3.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 Application Mozilla Firefox 3.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 Application Mozilla Firefox 3.0.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
27 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
28 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
29 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.0.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
30 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.0.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
31 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.0.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
32 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.0.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
33 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.0.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
34 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
35 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.1 Alpha Version Details Vulnerabilities
36 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.1 Beta Version Details Vulnerabilities
37 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.1.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
38 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.1.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
39 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.1.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
40 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.1.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
41 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.1.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
42 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.1.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
43 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.1.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
44 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.1.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
45 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.1.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
46 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.1.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
47 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.1.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
48 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.1.12 Version Details Vulnerabilities
49 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.1.13 Version Details Vulnerabilities
50 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 2.0.0.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
51 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 2.0.0.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
52 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 2.0.0.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
53 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 2.0.0.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
54 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 2.0.0.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
55 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 2.0.0.12 Version Details Vulnerabilities
56 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 2.0.0.14 Version Details Vulnerabilities
57 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 2.0.0.16 Version Details Vulnerabilities
58 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 2.0.0.17 Version Details Vulnerabilities
59 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 2.0.0.18 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Mozilla Firefox 24
Mozilla Seamonkey 25
Mozilla Thunderbird 10

- References For CVE-2008-5507

http://scary.beasts.org/security/CESA-2008-011.html
http://secunia.com/advisories/33188
SECUNIA 33188
http://secunia.com/advisories/33189
SECUNIA 33189
http://secunia.com/advisories/33204
SECUNIA 33204
http://secunia.com/advisories/33203
SECUNIA 33203
http://secunia.com/advisories/33205
SECUNIA 33205
http://secunia.com/advisories/33232
SECUNIA 33232
http://secunia.com/advisories/33216
SECUNIA 33216
http://secunia.com/advisories/33231
SECUNIA 33231
http://secunia.com/advisories/33408
SECUNIA 33408
http://secunia.com/advisories/33415
SECUNIA 33415
http://secunia.com/advisories/33421
SECUNIA 33421
http://secunia.com/advisories/33434
SECUNIA 33434
http://secunia.com/advisories/33433
SECUNIA 33433
http://secunia.com/advisories/33523
SECUNIA 33523
http://secunia.com/advisories/33547
SECUNIA 33547
http://secunia.com/advisories/34501
SECUNIA 34501
http://secunia.com/advisories/35080
SECUNIA 35080
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-256408-1
SUNALERT 256408
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-258748-1
SUNALERT 258748
http://www.debian.org/security/2009/dsa-1696
DEBIAN DSA-1696
http://www.debian.org/security/2009/dsa-1697
DEBIAN DSA-1697
http://www.debian.org/security/2009/dsa-1704
DEBIAN DSA-1704
http://www.debian.org/security/2009/dsa-1707
DEBIAN DSA-1707
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:245
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2008:245
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2009-0002.html
REDHAT RHSA-2009:0002
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-1037.html
REDHAT RHSA-2008:1037
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-1036.html
REDHAT RHSA-2008:1036
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2008/mfsa2008-65.html CONFIRM
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:244
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2008:244
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2009:012
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2009:012
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/32882
BID 32882 Mozilla Firefox/Thunderbird/SeaMonkey Multiple Remote Vulnerabilities Release Date:2009-05-16
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-690-2
UBUNTU USN-690-2
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1021423
SECTRACK 1021423
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-701-1
UBUNTU USN-701-1
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-701-2
UBUNTU USN-701-2
http://www.ubuntulinux.org/support/documentation/usn/usn-690-1
UBUNTU USN-690-1
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/499353/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20081218 Firefox cross-domain text theft (CESA-2008-011)
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/0977
VUPEN ADV-2009-0977
http://www.ubuntulinux.org/support/documentation/usn/usn-690-3
UBUNTU USN-690-3
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/47413
XF mozilla-javascripturl-infor-disclosure(47413)
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=461735
http://secunia.com/advisories/33184
SECUNIA 33184

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-5507

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


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