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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2013-5598

PDF.js in Mozilla Firefox before 25.0 and Firefox ESR 24.x before 24.1 does not properly handle the appending of an IFRAME element, which allows remote attackers to read arbitrary files or execute arbitrary JavaScript code with chrome privileges by using this element within an embedded PDF object.
Publish Date : 2013-10-30 Last Update Date : 2017-09-18
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Complete (There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
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 None
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute Code
CWE ID 264

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
PDF.js in Mozilla Firefox before 25.0 and Firefox ESR 24.x before 24.1 does not properly handle the appending of an IFRA... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:19133 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-2013-5598

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Mozilla Firefox 19.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Mozilla Firefox 19.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Mozilla Firefox 19.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Mozilla Firefox 20.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Mozilla Firefox 20.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Mozilla Firefox 21.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Mozilla Firefox 22.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Mozilla Firefox 23.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Mozilla Firefox 23.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Mozilla Firefox 24.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Mozilla Firefox Esr 24.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Mozilla Firefox Esr 24.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Mozilla Firefox Esr 24.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Mozilla Firefox 10
Mozilla Firefox Esr 3

- References For CVE-2013-5598 CONFIRM
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2013:1634 CONFIRM
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2013:1633
GENTOO GLSA-201504-01

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2013-5598

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