85000 : Mozilla Multiple Product OnLocationChange Event Handling Previous Site SSL Certificate Information Display
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Timeline

Disclosure Date
2012-08-28

Description

Multiple Mozilla products contain a flaw that is triggered when an error occurs during the handling of OnLocationChange events. This will cause SSL certificate information from a previous site to be displayed on the address bar.

Classification

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

Solution

Upgrade Firefox to version 15 or higher (10.0.7 for ESR) or SeaMonkey to version 2.12 or higher, as they have been reported to fix this vulnerability. An upgrade is required as there are no known workarounds.

Products

Mozilla Organization
Firefox
14
SeaMonkey
2.11
Firefox ESR
10.0.6
IBM Corporation
SONAS
1.1
1.3.2.2
1.3.2.3 (not affected)

References

Credit

CVSSv2 Score

CVSSv2 Base Score = 5.8
Source: nvd.nist.gov | Generated: 2012-08-29 | Disagree?

Access_vector_2 Access_complexity_1 Authentication_2 Confidentiality_impact_0 Integrity_impact_1 Availability_impact_1

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