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Category:   Application (E-mail Client)  >   Mozilla Thunderbird Vendors:   Mozilla.org
(Sun Issues Fix for Thunderbird) Mozilla Firefox CSS Parser Does Not Properly Parse Null Characters
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1022229
SecurityTracker URL:  http://securitytracker.com/id/1022229
CVE Reference:   CVE-2008-5510   (Links to External Site)
Date:  May 15 2009
Impact:   Modification of user information
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  

Description:   A vulnerability was reported in Mozilla Firefox. A remote user may be able to bypass script filtering. Mozilla Thunderbird is affected.

The CSS parser incorrectly ignores the escaped form '\0'. A remote user may be able to exploit this to bypass script filtering routines in web applications.

Thunderbird and SeaMonkey are affected.

Kojima Hajime reported this vulnerability.

Impact:   A remote user may be able to bypass script filtering routines in web applications.
Solution:   Sun has issued a fix for Thunderbird, which is affected by this vulnerability.

SPARC Platform

* Thunderbird 2.0 (for Solaris 10) with patch 125541-04 or later
* OpenSolaris based upon builds snv_105 or later

x86 Platform

* Thunderbird 2.0 (for Solaris 10) with patch 125542-04 or later
* OpenSolaris based upon builds snv_105 or later

The Sun advisory is available at:

http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-66-258748-1

Vendor URL:  www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2008/mfsa2008-67.html (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Input validation error
Underlying OS:  UNIX (Solaris - SunOS)
Underlying OS Comments:  10, OpenSolaris

Message History:   This archive entry is a follow-up to the message listed below.
Dec 17 2008 Mozilla Firefox CSS Parser Does Not Properly Parse Null Characters



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