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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2014-1529

The Web Notification API in Mozilla Firefox before 29.0, Firefox ESR 24.x before 24.5, Thunderbird before 24.5, and SeaMonkey before 2.26 allows remote attackers to bypass intended source-component restrictions and execute arbitrary JavaScript code in a privileged context via a crafted web page for which Notification.permission is granted.
Publish Date : 2014-04-30 Last Update Date : 2020-08-06
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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 Complete (There is a total compromise of system integrity. There is a complete loss of system protection, resulting in the entire system being compromised.)
Availability Impact Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
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 CodeBypass a restriction or similar
CWE ID 269

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
DEPRECATED: ELSA-2014:0448: firefox security update (Critical) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:24042 unix
DEPRECATED: ELSA-2014:0449: thunderbird security update (Important) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:24175 unix
DEPRECATED: ELSA-2014-0448 -- firefox security update (critical) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:27391 unix
DEPRECATED: ELSA-2014-0449 -- thunderbird security update (important) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:27348 unix
ELSA-2014:0448: firefox security update (Critical) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:24349 unix
ELSA-2014:0449: thunderbird security update (Important) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:24708 unix
Privilege escalation through Web Notification API oval:org.mitre.oval:def:24286 windows
RHSA-2014:0448: firefox security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20140448 unix
RHSA-2014:0448: firefox security update (Critical) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:24845 unix
RHSA-2014:0449: thunderbird security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20140449 unix
RHSA-2014:0449: thunderbird security update (Important) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:24829 unix
SUSE-SU-2014:0665-1 -- Security update for Mozilla Firefox oval:org.mitre.oval:def:25501 unix
SUSE-SU-2014:0665-2 -- Security update for Mozilla Firefox oval:org.mitre.oval:def:25341 unix
SUSE-SU-2014:0638-2 -- Security update for Mozilla Firefox oval:org.mitre.oval:def:25227 unix
SUSE-SU-2014:0638-1 -- Security update for Mozilla Firefox oval:org.mitre.oval:def:25177 unix
SUSE-SU-2014:0727-1 -- Security update for Mozilla Firefox oval:org.mitre.oval:def:25349 unix
USN-2185-1 -- firefox vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:24839 unix
USN-2189-1 -- thunderbird vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:24581 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-2014-1529

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 12.04 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 12.10 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 13.10 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 14.04 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS Debian Debian Linux 7.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS Debian Debian Linux 8.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 OS Fedoraproject Fedora 19 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 OS Fedoraproject Fedora 20 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Mozilla Firefox * * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Mozilla Firefox Esr * * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Mozilla Seamonkey * * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Mozilla Thunderbird * * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 OS Opensuse Opensuse 11.4 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 OS Opensuse Opensuse 12.3 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 OS Opensuse Opensuse 13.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Desktop 5.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Desktop 6.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Eus 6.5 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Server 5.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Server 6.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Server Aus 6.5 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Server Eus 6.5 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Server Tus 6.5 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Workstation 5.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Workstation 6.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 OS Suse Suse Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
27 OS Suse Suse Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Canonical Ubuntu Linux 4
Debian Debian Linux 2
Fedoraproject Fedora 2
Mozilla Firefox 1
Mozilla Firefox Esr 1
Mozilla Seamonkey 1
Mozilla Thunderbird 1
Opensuse Opensuse 3
Redhat Enterprise Linux Desktop 2
Redhat Enterprise Linux Eus 1
Redhat Enterprise Linux Server 2
Redhat Enterprise Linux Server Aus 1
Redhat Enterprise Linux Server Eus 1
Redhat Enterprise Linux Server Tus 1
Redhat Enterprise Linux Workstation 2
Suse Suse Linux Enterprise Server 2

- References For CVE-2014-1529
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2014:0640
REDHAT RHSA-2014:0448
BID 67135 Mozilla Firefox/Thunderbird/SeaMonkey CVE-2014-1529 Security Bypass Vulnerability Release Date:2014-09-15
SECTRACK 1030165
SECTRACK 1030163
SECTRACK 1030164
SUSE SUSE-SU-2014:0665
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2014:0629
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2014:0602
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2014:0599

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2014-1529

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

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