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Mozilla Firefox SSL Lock Spoofing Vulnerability

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Mozilla Firefox SSL Lock Spoofing Vulnerability

Severity
3
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
Published
03/04/2005
Created
07/25/2018
Added
07/28/2005
Modified
05/23/2019

Description

Certain versions of Mozilla Firefox mistakenly display the SSL lock icon for pages which are not actually secure. This flaw can be leveraged by phishers to make their spoofed sites look more legitimate.

Solution(s)

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

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