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Mozilla Firefox InstallTrigger.install() Script Execution

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Mozilla Firefox InstallTrigger.install() Script Execution

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
06/14/2005
Created
07/25/2018
Added
07/13/2005
Modified
02/13/2015

Description

Certain versions of Mozilla Firefox fail to clear the callback function installed with InstallTrigger.install() when a new page is loaded. As a result, a malicious web site operator can execute arbitrary Javascript code under the domain of another web page and attempt to steal its cookies.

Solution(s)

  • mozilla-firefox-upgrade-latest

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