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MFSA2006-12 Firefox: Secure-site spoof (requires security warning dialog) (CVE-2006-1740)

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MFSA2006-12 Firefox: Secure-site spoof (requires security warning dialog) (CVE-2006-1740)

Severity
3
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
Published
04/14/2006
Created
07/25/2018
Added
11/21/2013
Modified
02/13/2015

Description

Mozilla Firefox 1.x before 1.5 and 1.0.x before 1.0.8, Mozilla Suite before 1.7.13, and SeaMonkey before 1.0 allows remote attackers to spoof secure site indicators such as the locked icon by opening the trusted site in a popup window, then changing the location to a malicious site.

Solution(s)

  • mozilla-firefox-upgrade-1_0_8
  • mozilla-firefox-upgrade-1_5

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