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MFSA2006-75 Firefox: RSS Feed-preview referrer leak (CVE-2006-6506)

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MFSA2006-75 Firefox: RSS Feed-preview referrer leak (CVE-2006-6506)

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
Published
12/19/2006
Created
07/25/2018
Added
06/14/2012
Modified
02/13/2015

Description

The "Feed Preview" feature in Mozilla Firefox 2.0 before 2.0.0.1 sends the URL of the feed when requesting favicon.ico icons, which results in a privacy leak that might allow feed viewing services to determine browsing habits.

Solution(s)

  • mozilla-firefox-upgrade-2_0_0_1

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