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Category:   Application (Web Browser)  >   Mozilla Firefox Vendors:
Mozilla Firefox Function Lets Remote Users Inject HTML into Frames
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1016856
SecurityTracker URL:
CVE Reference:   CVE-2006-4568   (Links to External Site)
Date:  Sep 15 2006
Impact:   Modification of system information
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  
Version(s): prior to
Description:   A vulnerability was reported in Mozilla Firefox. A remote user can conduct cross-site scripting attacks.

A remote user can invoke the targetWindow.frames[n] function to inject arbitrary HTML into a subframe of a target site. A remote user can exploit this to spoof the content of potentially trusted web sites.

shutdown reported this vulnerability.

Impact:   A remote user can inject arbitrary content into a subframe in certain cases to spoof web site contents.
Solution:   The vendor has issued a fixed version (

The Mozilla advisory is available at:

Vendor URL: (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Access control error
Underlying OS:  Linux (Any), UNIX (Any), Windows (Any)

Message History:   None.

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