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MFSA2008-38 Firefox: nsXMLDocument::OnChannelRedirect() same-origin violation (CVE-2008-3835)

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MFSA2008-38 Firefox: nsXMLDocument::OnChannelRedirect() same-origin violation (CVE-2008-3835)

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
09/24/2008
Created
07/25/2018
Added
06/14/2012
Modified
02/13/2015

Description

The nsXMLDocument::OnChannelRedirect function in Mozilla Firefox before 2.0.0.17, Thunderbird before 2.0.0.17, and SeaMonkey before 1.1.12 allows remote attackers to bypass the Same Origin Policy and execute arbitrary JavaScript code via unknown vectors.

Solution(s)

  • mozilla-firefox-upgrade-2_0_0_17

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