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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-5019

The session restore feature in Mozilla Firefox 3.x before 3.0.4 and 2.x before 2.0.0.18 allows remote attackers to violate the same origin policy to conduct cross-site scripting (XSS) attacks and execute arbitrary JavaScript with chrome privileges via unknown vectors.
Publish Date : 2008-11-13 Last Update Date : 2018-11-02
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
4.3
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 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) Cross Site Scripting
CWE ID 79

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat moderate 2008-11-10 2008-11-12
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2008-5019 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20085019 unix
ELSA-2008:0978: firefox security update (Critical) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:22309 unix
RHSA-2008:0977: seamonkey security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20080977 unix
RHSA-2008:0978 -- firefox security update (Critical) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:29237 unix
RHSA-2008:0978: firefox security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20080978 unix
The session restore feature in Mozilla Firefox 3.x before 3.0.4 and 2.x before 2.0.0.18 allows remote attackers to viola... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10943 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-2008-5019

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 6.06 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 7.10 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 8.04 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 8.10 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS Debian Debian Linux 4.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Mozilla Firefox * * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Canonical Ubuntu Linux 4
Debian Debian Linux 1
Mozilla Firefox 1

- References For CVE-2008-5019

http://secunia.com/advisories/34501
SECUNIA 34501
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1021184
SECTRACK 1021184
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-256408-1
SUNALERT 256408
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/0977
VUPEN ADV-2009-0977
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/buglist.cgi?bug_id=459906,460983
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0978.html
REDHAT RHSA-2008:0978
http://secunia.com/advisories/32694
SECUNIA 32694
http://secunia.com/advisories/32693
SECUNIA 32693
http://secunia.com/advisories/32695
SECUNIA 32695
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0977.html
REDHAT RHSA-2008:0977
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-11/msg00004.html
SUSE SUSE-SA:2008:055
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA08-319A.html
CERT TA08-319A
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/32281
BID 32281 Mozilla Firefox/Thunderbird/SeaMonkey Multiple Remote Vulnerabilities Release Date:2014-09-23
http://secunia.com/advisories/32721
SECUNIA 32721
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-November/msg00385.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2008-9669
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:228
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2008:228
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2008/mfsa2008-53.html CONFIRM
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/3146
VUPEN ADV-2008-3146
http://secunia.com/advisories/32684
SECUNIA 32684
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:230
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2008:230
http://secunia.com/advisories/32713
SECUNIA 32713
http://ubuntu.com/usn/usn-667-1
UBUNTU USN-667-1
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-November/msg00366.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2008-9667
http://secunia.com/advisories/32778
SECUNIA 32778
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A10943
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10943

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-5019

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


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