27559 : Mozilla Multiple Products Window Navigator Object Arbitrary Code Execution
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Disclosure Date
Time to Patch
39 days


A code execution flaw exists in multiple Mozilla browsers. Firefox and SeaMonkey fail to validate values assigned to window.navigator objects. With a specially crafted website, a context-dependent attacker can cause arbitrary code execution resulting in a loss of integrity.


Location: Local / Remote, Context Dependent
Attack Type: Input Manipulation
Impact: Loss of Integrity
Solution: Upgrade
Exploit: Exploit Public, Exploit Private, Exploit Commercial
Disclosure: Vendor Verified, Vendor Verified, Coordinated Disclosure
OSVDB: Web Related


Upgrade Firefox to version or Seamonkey to version 1.0.3, as they have been reported to fix this vulnerability. An upgrade is required as there are no known workarounds.


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CVSSv2 Score

CVSSv2 Base Score = 7.5
Source: nvd.nist.gov | Generated: 2006-07-31 | Disagree?

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