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SUSE Linux Security Vulnerability: CVE-2009-3987

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SUSE Linux Security Vulnerability: CVE-2009-3987

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:N/A:N)
Published
12/17/2009
Created
07/25/2018
Added
02/17/2015
Modified
07/04/2017

Description

The GeckoActiveXObject function in Mozilla Firefox before 3.0.16 and 3.5.x before 3.5.6, and SeaMonkey before 2.0.1, generates different exception messages depending on whether the referenced COM object is listed in the registry, which allows remote attackers to obtain potentially sensitive information about installed software by making multiple calls that specify the ProgID values of different COM objects.

Solution(s)

  • suse-upgrade-seamonkey
  • suse-upgrade-seamonkey-dom-inspector
  • suse-upgrade-seamonkey-irc
  • suse-upgrade-seamonkey-venkman

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