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MFSA2011-29: Credential leakage using Content Security Policy reports (CVE-2011-2990)

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MFSA2011-29: Credential leakage using Content Security Policy reports (CVE-2011-2990)

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
Published
08/16/2011
Created
07/25/2018
Added
08/19/2011
Modified
07/31/2012

Description

The implementation of Content Security Policy (CSP) violation reports in Mozilla Firefox 4.x through 5 does not remove proxy-authorization credentials from the listed request headers, which allows attackers to obtain sensitive information by reading a report, related to incorrect host resolution that occurs with certain redirects.

Solution(s)

  • mozilla-firefox-upgrade-6_0

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