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MFSA2012-55 Firefox: feed: URLs with an innerURI inherit security context of page (CVE-2012-1965)

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MFSA2012-55 Firefox: feed: URLs with an innerURI inherit security context of page (CVE-2012-1965)

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
Published
07/17/2012
Created
07/25/2018
Added
07/19/2012
Modified
05/09/2019

Description

Mozilla Firefox 4.x through 13.0 and Firefox ESR 10.x before 10.0.6 do not properly establish the security context of a feed: URL, which allows remote attackers to bypass unspecified cross-site scripting (XSS) protection mechanisms via a feed:javascript: URL.

Solution(s)

  • mozilla-firefox-esr-upgrade-10_0_6
  • mozilla-firefox-upgrade-14_0

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