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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2010-0170

Mozilla Firefox 3.6 before 3.6.2 does not offer plugins the expected window.location protection mechanism, which might allow remote attackers to bypass the Same Origin Policy and conduct cross-site scripting (XSS) attacks via vectors that are specific to each affected plugin.
Publish Date : 2010-03-25 Last Update Date : 2017-09-18
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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 ScriptingBypass a restriction or similar
CWE ID 79

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
Mozilla Firefox 'window.location' Same Origin Policy Security Bypass Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:8602 windows
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-2010-0170

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Mozilla Firefox 3.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Mozilla Firefox 1

- References For CVE-2010-0170

https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=541530 CONFIRM
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/0692
VUPEN ADV-2010-0692
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/38919
BID 38919 Mozilla Firefox 'window.location' Same Origin Policy Security Bypass Vulnerability Release Date:2010-04-20
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/38918
BID 38918 RETIRED: Mozilla Firefox Thunderbird and Seamonkey MFSA 2010-09 through -15 Multiple Vulnerabilities Release Date:2010-03-24
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2010:070
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2010:070
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2010/mfsa2010-10.html CONFIRM

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2010-0170

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


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