17397 : Mozilla Multiple Browser Javascript Dialog Origin Spoofing
Printer | http://osvdb.org/17397 | Email This | Edit Vulnerability

Views This Week Views All Time Added to OSVDB Last Modified Modified (since 2008) Percent Complete
5 2226 almost 9 years ago over 1 year ago 16 times 100%

Timeline

Disclosure Date
2005-06-22
Time to Exploit
28 days

Description

Multiple Mozilla browsers contain a Javascript flaw that may allow an attacker to open a dialog box in front of a window displaying a trusted web site. This can allow them to make it appear that the dialog box comes from the trusted web site, which may be used to trick users into entering passwords or other sensitive information.

Classification

Location: Remote / Network Access
Attack Type: Input Manipulation
Impact: Loss of Integrity
Exploit: Exploit Public
OSVDB: Web Related

Solution

Currently, there are no known workarounds or upgrades to correct this issue. However, Mozilla has released an update to address this vulnerability. Check the vendor advisory or solution in the references section.

Products

Mozilla Organization
Mozilla Browser
1.7.8
Firefox
0.x
1.0.4
1.0.3
1.0.2
1.0.1
Camino
0.8.4

References

Tools & Filters

19260 19262 19268 19273 19276 19888 20420 20556
3066 3067 3099

Credit

CVSSv2 Score

CVSSv2 Base Score = 2.6
Source: nvd.nist.gov | Generated: 2005-07-13 | Disagree? | There are 4 more: View All

Access_vector_2 Access_complexity_0 Authentication_2 Confidentiality_impact_0 Integrity_impact_1 Availability_impact_0

Comments

No Comments.

The database information may change without any notice. Use of the information constitutes acceptance for use in an AS IS condition, and there are NO warranties, implied or otherwise, with regard to this information or its use. Any use of this information is at the user's risk. In no event shall the copyright holder or distributor (OSVDB or OSF) be held liable for any damages whatsoever arising out of or in connection with the use or spread of this information.

© Copyright 2002 - 2014 Open Sourced Vulnerability Database (OSVDB), All Rights Reserved.
License - Privacy Statement - Terms of Use