OSVDB ID: 85005

Title: Mozilla Firefox HTTPMonitor Extension Remote Debugging Weakness

Info

Disclosure

Aug 28, 2012

Discovery

Unknown

Dates

Exploit

Unknown

Solution

Aug 28, 2012

Description

Mozilla Firefox contains a flaw that may allow a remote attacker to connect and use the remote debugging tool through a port that is shared with the HTTPMonitor extension.

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, as it has been reported to fix this vulnerability. An upgrade is required as there are no known workarounds.

Products

Mozilla Organization

Firefox

14

References

Credit

Unknown or Incomplete



Direct URL: http://osvdb.org/85005