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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-2810

Mozilla Firefox before 2.0.0.15 and SeaMonkey before 1.1.10 do not properly identify the context of Windows shortcut files, which allows user-assisted remote attackers to bypass the Same Origin Policy via a crafted web site for which the user has previously saved a shortcut.
Publish Date : 2008-07-07 Last Update Date : 2018-10-11
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
6.8
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 User
Vulnerability Type(s) Bypass a restriction or similar
CWE ID 264

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat moderate 2008-06-12 2008-07-02
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2008-2810 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20082810 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
ELSA-2008:0569: firefox security update (Critical) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:22654 unix
ELSA-2008:0616: thunderbird security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:22266 unix
Mozilla Firefox before 2.0.0.15 and SeaMonkey before 1.1.10 do not properly identify the context of Windows shortcut fil... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9593 unix
RHSA-2008:0547: seamonkey security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20080547 unix
RHSA-2008:0549: firefox security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20080549 unix
RHSA-2008:0569 -- firefox security update (Critical) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:29028 unix
RHSA-2008:0569: firefox security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20080569 unix
RHSA-2008:0616 -- thunderbird security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:28716 unix
RHSA-2008:0616: thunderbird security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20080616 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-2008-2810

# 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 Seamonkey 1.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.1.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.1.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.1.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.1.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.1.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.1.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.1.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.1.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Mozilla Firefox 15
Mozilla Seamonkey 9

- References For CVE-2008-2810

https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-2646 CONFIRM
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-July/msg00207.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2008-6127
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-July/msg00288.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2008-6193
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-July/msg00295.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2008-6196
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/30038
BID 30038 Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.14 Multiple Remote Vulnerabilities Release Date:2009-05-15
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1020419
SECTRACK 1020419
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-619-1
UBUNTU USN-619-1
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/1993/references
VUPEN ADV-2008-1993
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=410156 CONFIRM
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/494080/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20080708 rPSA-2008-0216-1 firefox
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0569.html
REDHAT RHSA-2008:0569
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0547.html
REDHAT RHSA-2008:0547
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0549.html
REDHAT RHSA-2008:0549
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2008/mfsa2008-32.html CONFIRM
http://www.mozilla.org/projects/security/known-vulnerabilities.html#firefox2.0.0.15 CONFIRM
http://www.debian.org/security/2009/dsa-1697
DEBIAN DSA-1697
http://wiki.rpath.com/Advisories:rPSA-2008-0216 CONFIRM
http://slackware.com/security/viewer.php?l=slackware-security&y=2008&m=slackware-security.384911
SLACKWARE SSA:2008-191
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2008-0616.html
REDHAT RHSA-2008:0616
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200808-03.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200808-03
http://slackware.com/security/viewer.php?l=slackware-security&y=2008&m=slackware-security.383152
SLACKWARE SSA:2008-191-03
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-07/msg00004.html
SUSE SUSE-SA:2008:034

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-2810

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


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