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MFSA2008-43 SeaMonkey: BOM characters stripped from JavaScript before execution (CVE-2008-4065)

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MFSA2008-43 SeaMonkey: BOM characters stripped from JavaScript before execution (CVE-2008-4065)

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
Published
09/24/2008
Created
07/25/2018
Added
02/03/2012
Modified
02/13/2015

Description

Mozilla Firefox before 2.0.0.17 and 3.x before 3.0.2, Thunderbird before 2.0.0.17, and SeaMonkey before 1.1.12 allow remote attackers to bypass cross-site scripting (XSS) protection mechanisms and conduct XSS attacks via byte order mark (BOM) characters that are removed from JavaScript code before execution, aka "Stripped BOM characters bug."

Solution(s)

  • mozilla-seamonkey-upgrade-1_1_12

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