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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2005-0593

Firefox before 1.0.1 and Mozilla before 1.7.6 allows remote attackers to spoof the SSL "secure site" lock icon via (1) a web site that does not finish loading, which shows the lock of the previous site, (2) a non-HTTP server that uses SSL, which causes the lock to be displayed when the SSL handshake is completed, or (3) a URL that generates an HTTP 204 error, which updates the icon and location information but does not change the display of the original site.
Publish Date : 2005-03-04 Last Update Date : 2017-10-10
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
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 High (Specialized access conditions exist. It is hard to exploit and several special conditions must be satisfied to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s)
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat moderate 2005-02-28 2005-02-24
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
Firefox before 1.0.1 and Mozilla before 1.7.6 allows remote attackers to spoof the SSL "secure site" lock icon via (1) a... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9533 unix
Mozilla SSL Lock Image Spoofing Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:100044 windows
RHSA-2005:176: firefox security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:2005176 unix
RHSA-2005:176: firefox security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20050176 unix
RHSA-2005:384: Mozilla security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:2005384 unix
RHSA-2005:384: Mozilla security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20050384 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-2005-0593

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Mozilla Firefox 0.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Mozilla Firefox 0.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Mozilla Firefox 0.9 RC Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Mozilla Firefox 0.9.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Mozilla Firefox 0.9.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Mozilla Firefox 0.9.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Mozilla Firefox 0.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Mozilla Firefox 0.10.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Mozilla Mozilla 1.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Mozilla Mozilla 1.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Mozilla Mozilla 1.4 Alpha Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Mozilla Mozilla 1.4.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Mozilla Mozilla 1.5 RC2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Mozilla Mozilla 1.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Mozilla Mozilla 1.5 Alpha Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Mozilla Mozilla 1.5 RC1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Mozilla Mozilla 1.5.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Mozilla Mozilla 1.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Mozilla Mozilla 1.6 Alpha Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application Mozilla Mozilla 1.6 Beta Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application Mozilla Mozilla 1.7 RC3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 Application Mozilla Mozilla 1.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 Application Mozilla Mozilla 1.7 Alpha Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 Application Mozilla Mozilla 1.7 Beta Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 Application Mozilla Mozilla 1.7 RC1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
27 Application Mozilla Mozilla 1.7 RC2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
28 Application Mozilla Mozilla 1.7.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
29 Application Mozilla Mozilla 1.7.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
30 Application Mozilla Mozilla 1.7.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
31 Application Mozilla Mozilla 1.7.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Mozilla Firefox 9
Mozilla Mozilla 22

- References For CVE-2005-0593 CONFIRM CONFIRM CONFIRM
REDHAT RHSA-2005:176
REDHAT RHSA-2005:384
BID 12659 Mozilla Suite Multiple Remote Vulnerabilities Release Date:2007-01-25 CONFIRM CONFIRM
GENTOO GLSA-200503-10
GENTOO GLSA-200503-30

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2005-0593

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