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MFSA2009-25 Firefox: URL spoofing with invalid unicode characters (CVE-2009-1834)

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MFSA2009-25 Firefox: URL spoofing with invalid unicode characters (CVE-2009-1834)

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
Published
06/12/2009
Created
07/25/2018
Added
06/14/2012
Modified
05/27/2016

Description

Visual truncation vulnerability in netwerk/dns/src/nsIDNService.cpp in Mozilla Firefox before 3.0.11 and SeaMonkey before 1.1.17 allows remote attackers to spoof the location bar via an IDN with invalid Unicode characters that are displayed as whitespace, as demonstrated by the \u115A through \u115E characters.

Solution(s)

  • mozilla-firefox-upgrade-3_0_11

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