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Cent OS: CVE-2009-0652: CESA-2009:0436 (No RH alert RHSA-2009:0436-01)

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Cent OS: CVE-2009-0652: CESA-2009:0436 (No RH alert RHSA-2009:0436-01)

Severity
6
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:P)
Published
02/20/2009
Created
07/25/2018
Added
12/01/2016
Modified
07/04/2017

Description

The Internationalized Domain Names (IDN) blacklist in Mozilla Firefox 3.0.6 and other versions before 3.0.9; Thunderbird before 2.0.0.21; and SeaMonkey before 1.1.15 does not include box-drawing characters, which allows remote attackers to spoof URLs and conduct phishing attacks, as demonstrated by homoglyphs of the / (slash) and ? (question mark) characters in a subdomain of a .cn domain name, a different vulnerability than CVE-2005-0233. NOTE: some third parties claim that 3.0.6 is not affected, but much older versions perhaps are affected.

Solution(s)

  • centos-upgrade-firefox
  • centos-upgrade-xulrunner
  • centos-upgrade-xulrunner-devel
  • centos-upgrade-xulrunner-devel-unstable

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