27559 : Mozilla Multiple Products Window Navigator Object Arbitrary Code Execution
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Timeline

Disclosure Date
2006-07-25
Time to Patch
39 days

Description

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.

Classification

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

Solution

Upgrade Firefox to version 1.5.0.5 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.

Products

Mozilla Organization
Firefox
1.5.0.4
SeaMonkey
1.0.2

References

Tools & Filters

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Snort

8058

Credit

CVSSv2 Score

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

Access_vector_2 Access_complexity_2 Authentication_2 Confidentiality_impact_1 Integrity_impact_1 Availability_impact_1

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