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MFSA2005-49 Firefox: Script injection from Firefox sidebar panel using data:

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MFSA2005-49 Firefox: Script injection from Firefox sidebar panel using data:

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
11/21/2013
Created
07/25/2018
Added
11/21/2013
Modified
11/21/2013

Description

Sites can use the _search target to open links in the Firefox sidebar. A missing security check allows the sidebar to inject data: urls containing scripts into any page open in the browser. This could be used to steal cookies, passwords or other sensitive data.

Solution(s)

  • mozilla-firefox-upgrade-1_0_5

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