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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2007-5337

Mozilla Firefox before and SeaMonkey before 1.1.5, when running on Linux systems with gnome-vfs support, might allow remote attackers to read arbitrary files on SSH/sftp servers that accept key authentication by creating a web page on the target server, in which the web page contains URIs with (1) smb: or (2) sftp: schemes that access other files from the server.
Publish Date : 2007-10-21 Last Update Date : 2018-10-15
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
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 moderate 2007-10-16 2007-10-18
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2007-5337 unix
DSA-1392-1 xulrunner - several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:19745 unix
DSA-1396-1 iceweasel oval:org.mitre.oval:def:20376 unix
DSA-1401-1 iceape - several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:18602 unix
ELSA-2007:0979: firefox security update (Critical) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:21818 unix
ELSA-2007:0981: thunderbird security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:22422 unix
Mozilla Firefox before and SeaMonkey before 1.1.5, when running on Linux systems with gnome-vfs support, might a... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11443 unix
RHSA-2007:0979: firefox security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20070979 unix
RHSA-2007:0980: seamonkey security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20070980 unix
RHSA-2007:0981: thunderbird security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20070981 unix
USN-536-1 -- mozilla-thunderbird, thunderbird vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:17494 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-2007-5337

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Gnome Gnome-vfs Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Mozilla Firefox Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.1.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Gnome Gnome-vfs 1
Mozilla Firefox 1
Mozilla Seamonkey 1

- References For CVE-2007-5337
XF mozilla-sftp-file-access(37287)
VUPEN ADV-2008-0083
VUPEN ADV-2007-3587
BID 26132 Mozilla Firefox Multiple Remote Vulnerabilities Release Date:2008-04-24
VUPEN ADV-2007-3544
BUGTRAQ 20071029 FLEA-2007-0062-1 firefox
BUGTRAQ 20071029 rPSA-2007-0225-2 firefox thunderbird
REDHAT RHSA-2007:0981
BUGTRAQ 20071026 rPSA-2007-0225-1 firefox
REDHAT RHSA-2007:0980
GENTOO GLSA-200711-14
SUSE SUSE-SA:2007:057
REDHAT RHSA-2007:0979
SECTRACK 1018837

- Vulnerability Conditions

Vulnerability is valid if product versions listed below are used TOGETHER WITH(AND)

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2007-5337

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit for more information)

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