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MFSA2008-53 Firefox: XSS and JavaScript privilege escalation via session restore (CVE-2008-5019)

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MFSA2008-53 Firefox: XSS and JavaScript privilege escalation via session restore (CVE-2008-5019)

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
Published
11/13/2008
Created
07/25/2018
Added
06/14/2012
Modified
02/13/2015

Description

The session restore feature in Mozilla Firefox 3.x before 3.0.4 and 2.x before 2.0.0.18 allows remote attackers to violate the same origin policy to conduct cross-site scripting (XSS) attacks and execute arbitrary JavaScript with chrome privileges via unknown vectors.

Solution(s)

  • mozilla-firefox-upgrade-2_0_0_18
  • mozilla-firefox-upgrade-3_0_4

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