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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2007-1562

The FTP protocol implementation in Mozilla Firefox before and 2.x before allows remote attackers to force the client to connect to other servers, perform a proxied port scan, or obtain sensitive information by specifying an alternate server address in an FTP PASV response.
Publish Date : 2007-03-21 Last Update Date : 2020-12-09
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
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 Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Obtain Information
CWE ID 200

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat low 2007-03-22 2007-03-22
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2007-1562 unix
ELSA-2007:0400: firefox security update (Critical) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:22347 unix
RHSA-2007:0400: firefox security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20070400 unix
RHSA-2007:0402: seamonkey security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20070402 unix
The FTP protocol implementation in Mozilla Firefox before and 2.x before allows remote attackers to for... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11431 unix
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- Products Affected By CVE-2007-1562

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 5.10 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 6.06 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 6.10 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Mozilla Firefox * * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Canonical Ubuntu Linux 3
Mozilla Firefox 1

- References For CVE-2007-1562
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11431
XF firefox-nsftpstate-information-disclosure(33119)
VUPEN ADV-2007-1034
SECTRACK 1017800
BID 23082 Mozilla FireFox FTP PASV Port-Scanning Vulnerability Release Date:2007-07-26
REDHAT RHSA-2007:0402
REDHAT RHSA-2007:0400
SUSE SUSE-SA:2007:036
BUGTRAQ 20070531 FLEA-2007-0023-1: firefox
BUGTRAQ 20070322 FLEA-2007-0001-1: firefox
MLIST [oss-security] 20201209 [SECURITY ADVISORY] curl: trusting FTP PASV responses

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2007-1562

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