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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2014-8636

The XrayWrapper implementation in Mozilla Firefox before 35.0 and SeaMonkey before 2.32 does not properly interact with a DOM object that has a named getter, which might allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary JavaScript code with chrome privileges via unspecified vectors.
Publish Date : 2015-01-14 Last Update Date : 2017-01-02
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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 None
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute Code
CWE ID 94

- Products Affected By CVE-2014-8636

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Mozilla Firefox 34.0.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 2.31 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Mozilla Firefox 1
Mozilla Seamonkey 1

- References For CVE-2014-8636

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2015-01/msg00014.html
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2015:0077
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201504-01
GENTOO GLSA-201504-01
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/99964
XF firefox-cve20148636-sec-bypass(99964)
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1031533
SECTRACK 1031533
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=987794 CONFIRM
https://community.rapid7.com/community/metasploit/blog/2015/03/23/r7-2015-04-disclosure-mozilla-firefox-proxy-prototype-rce-cve-2014-8636
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/72041
BID 72041 Mozilla Firefox/SeaMonkey XrayWrapper Privilege Escalation Vulnerability Release Date:2015-02-04
http://secunia.com/advisories/62418
SECUNIA 62418
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2014/mfsa2015-09.html CONFIRM
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/bulletinapr2016-2952098.html CONFIRM
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2015-01/msg00032.html
SUSE SUSE-SU-2015:0171
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2015-01/msg00033.html
SUSE SUSE-SU-2015:0173
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2015-01/msg00036.html
SUSE SUSE-SU-2015:0180
http://packetstormsecurity.com/files/130972/Firefox-Proxy-Prototype-Privileged-Javascript-Injection.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2015-02/msg00002.html
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2015:0192

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2014-8636

Firefox Proxy Prototype Privileged Javascript Injection
This exploit gains remote code execution on Firefox 31-34 by abusing a bug in the XPConnect component and gaining a reference to the privileged chrome:// window. This exploit requires the user to click anywhere on the page to trigger the vulnerability.
Module type : exploit Rank : manual


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