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Category:   Application (Web Browser)  >   Mozilla Firefox Vendors:   Mozilla.org
Mozilla Firefox JavaScript Bugs Let Remote Users Conduct Cross-Site Scripting Attacks and Execute Arbitrary Code
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1019327
SecurityTracker URL:  http://securitytracker.com/id/1019327
CVE Reference:   CVE-2008-0415   (Links to External Site)
Date:  Feb 8 2008
Impact:   Disclosure of authentication information, Disclosure of user information, Execution of arbitrary code via network, Modification of user information, User access via network
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  
Version(s): prior to 2.0.0.12
Description:   A vulnerability was reported in Mozilla Firefox. A remote user can cause arbitrary code to be executed on the target user's system. A remote user can conduct cross-site scripting attacks.

A remote user can create specially crafted JavaScript that, when loaded by the target user, will execute scripting code within the security domain of another site or possibly with chrome privileges.

moz_bug_r_a4 and Boris Zbarsky reported this vulnerability.

Impact:   A remote user can create JavaScript that, when loaded by the target user, will execute arbitrary code on the target user's system.
Solution:   The vendor has issued a fixed version (2.0.0.12).

The Mozilla advisory is available at:

http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2008/mfsa2008-03.html

Vendor URL:  www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2008/mfsa2008-03.html (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Access control error, State error
Underlying OS:  Linux (Any), UNIX (Any), Windows (Any)

Message History:   This archive entry has one or more follow-up message(s) listed below.
Feb 8 2008 (Mozilla Issues Fix for Thunderbird) Mozilla Firefox JavaScript Bugs Let Remote Users Conduct Cross-Site Scripting Attacks and Execute Arbitrary Code
Mozilla has issued a fix for Mozilla Thunderbird.
Feb 8 2008 (Mozilla Issues Fix for Seamonkey) Mozilla Firefox JavaScript Bugs Let Remote Users Conduct Cross-Site Scripting Attacks and Execute Arbitrary Code
Mozilla has issued a fix for Mozilla Seamonkey.
Feb 8 2008 (Red Hat Issues Fix) Mozilla Firefox JavaScript Bugs Let Remote Users Conduct Cross-Site Scripting Attacks and Execute Arbitrary Code
Red Hat has released a fix for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 and 5.



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