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MFSA2012-76 Firefox: Continued access to initial origin after setting document.domain (CVE-2012-3985)

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MFSA2012-76 Firefox: Continued access to initial origin after setting document.domain (CVE-2012-3985)

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
Published
10/10/2012
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/16/2012
Modified
04/05/2017

Description

Mozilla Firefox before 16.0, Thunderbird before 16.0, and SeaMonkey before 2.13 do not properly implement the HTML5 Same Origin Policy, which allows remote attackers to conduct cross-site scripting (XSS) attacks by leveraging initial-origin access after document.domain has been set.

Solution(s)

  • mozilla-firefox-upgrade-16_0

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