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Mozilla Firefox HTTP Authentication Dialog Spoofing Vulnerability

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Mozilla Firefox HTTP Authentication Dialog Spoofing Vulnerability

Severity
3
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
Published
05/02/2005
Created
07/25/2018
Added
07/28/2005
Modified
05/23/2019

Description

Certain versions of Mozilla Firefox do not associate HTTP authentication dialog prompts with the site tab that they originate from. As a result, one tabbed site can potentially confuse the user into providing credentials meant for another site.

Solution(s)

  • mozilla-firefox-upgrade-1_0_1
  • mozilla-firefox-upgrade-latest

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