CVE Reference: CVE-2008-5015

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CVE-2008-5015

Description:
Mozilla Firefox 3.x before 3.0.4 assigns chrome privileges to a file: URI when it is accessed in the same tab from a chrome or privileged about: page, which makes it easier for user-assisted attackers to execute arbitrary JavaScript with chrome privileges via malicious code in a file that has already been saved on the local system.

CVE Status:
Candidate

References:

UBUNTU
  http://ubuntu.com/usn/usn-667-1

SUSE
  http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-11/msg00004.html

SUNALERT
  http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-256408-1

ST
  1021191

SAID
  Secunia Advisory: SA34501
  Secunia Advisory: SA32713
  Secunia Advisory: SA32778
  Secunia Advisory: SA32721
  Secunia Advisory: SA32695

REDHAT
  http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0978.html

OVAL
  http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/getDef?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11063

MISC

MANDRIVA
  http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:230

FEDORA

CONFIRM
  http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2008/mfsa2008-51.html

CERT
  http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA08-319A.html

BID
  32281


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