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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2012-4195

The nsLocation::CheckURL function in Mozilla Firefox before 16.0.2, Firefox ESR 10.x before 10.0.10, Thunderbird before 16.0.2, Thunderbird ESR 10.x before 10.0.10, and SeaMonkey before 2.13.2 does not properly determine the calling document and principal in its return value, which makes it easier for remote attackers to conduct cross-site scripting (XSS) attacks via a crafted web site, and makes it easier for remote attackers to execute arbitrary JavaScript code by leveraging certain add-on behavior.
Publish Date : 2012-10-29 Last Update Date : 2020-08-12
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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) Execute CodeCross Site Scripting
CWE ID 79

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat critical
6.8
AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P 2012-10-25 2012-10-26
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
DEPRECATED: ELSA-2012:1413: thunderbird security update (Important) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:23050 unix
DEPRECATED: ELSA-2012:1407: firefox security update (Critical) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:23274 unix
DEPRECATED: ELSA-2012-1407 -- firefox security update (critical) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:27126 unix
DEPRECATED: ELSA-2012-1413 -- thunderbird security update (important) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:27771 unix
ELSA-2012:1407: firefox security update (Critical) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:23409 unix
ELSA-2012:1413: thunderbird security update (Important) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:23959 unix
RHSA-2012:1407: firefox security update (Critical) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:20689 unix
RHSA-2012:1407: firefox security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20121407 unix
RHSA-2012:1413: thunderbird security update (Important) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:20823 unix
RHSA-2012:1413: thunderbird security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20121413 unix
The nsLocation::CheckURL function in Mozilla Firefox before 16.0.2, Firefox ESR 10.x before 10.0.10, Thunderbird before ... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:16856 windows
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- Products Affected By CVE-2012-4195

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 10.04 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 11.04 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 11.10 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 12.04 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 12.10 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Mozilla Firefox * * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Mozilla Firefox Esr * * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Mozilla Seamonkey * * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Mozilla Thunderbird * * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Mozilla Thunderbird Esr * * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 OS Opensuse Opensuse 11.4 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 OS Opensuse Opensuse 12.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 OS Opensuse Opensuse 12.2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Desktop 5.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Desktop 6.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Eus 6.3 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Server 5.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Server 6.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Workstation 5.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Workstation 6.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 OS Suse Linux Enterprise Desktop 10 SP4 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 OS Suse Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP2 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 OS Suse Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 OS Suse Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 OS Suse Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 OS Suse Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 10 SP4 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
27 OS Suse Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP2 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Canonical Ubuntu Linux 5
Mozilla Firefox 1
Mozilla Firefox Esr 1
Mozilla Seamonkey 1
Mozilla Thunderbird 1
Mozilla Thunderbird Esr 1
Opensuse Opensuse 3
Redhat Enterprise Linux Desktop 2
Redhat Enterprise Linux Eus 1
Redhat Enterprise Linux Server 2
Redhat Enterprise Linux Workstation 2
Suse Linux Enterprise Desktop 2
Suse Linux Enterprise Server 3
Suse Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 2

- References For CVE-2012-4195

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/56302
BID 56302 Mozilla Firefox/SeaMonkey/Thunderbird CVE-2012-4195 Cross Site Scripting Vulnerability Release Date:2014-09-17
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2012-10/msg00025.html
SUSE SUSE-SU-2012:1426
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-1620-2
UBUNTU USN-1620-2
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-1620-1
UBUNTU USN-1620-1
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2012-1413.html
REDHAT RHSA-2012:1413
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2012-10/msg00019.html
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2012:1412
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2012-1407.html
REDHAT RHSA-2012:1407
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=793121 CONFIRM
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2012/mfsa2012-90.html CONFIRM
http://secunia.com/advisories/51165
SECUNIA 51165
http://secunia.com/advisories/51146
SECUNIA 51146
http://secunia.com/advisories/51121
SECUNIA 51121
http://secunia.com/advisories/51123
SECUNIA 51123
http://secunia.com/advisories/51147
SECUNIA 51147
http://secunia.com/advisories/51144
SECUNIA 51144
http://secunia.com/advisories/51127
SECUNIA 51127
http://secunia.com/advisories/55318
SECUNIA 55318
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A16856
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:16856

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2012-4195

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


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