Vulnerability Assessment & Network Security Forums



If through a vulnerability assessment, a network security issue is detected for the vulnerability below, applying the appropriate security patches in a timely matter is very important.  If you have detected that your system has already been compromised, following CERT's Network Security recovery document will assist with recommended steps for system recovery.


Home >> Browse Vulnerability Assessment Database >> Ubuntu Local Security Checks >> USN155-1 : mozilla vulnerabilities


Vulnerability Assessment Details

USN155-1 : mozilla vulnerabilities

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
mozilla vulnerabilities

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

Summary :

These remote packages are missing security patches :
- libnspr-dev
- libnspr4
- libnss-dev
- libnss3
- mozilla
- mozilla-browser
- mozilla-calendar
- mozilla-chatzilla
- mozilla-dev
- mozilla-dom-inspector
- mozilla-js-debugger
- mozilla-mailnews
- mozilla-psm


Description :

Secunia.com reported that one of the recent security patches in
Firefox reintroduced the frame injection patch that was originally
known as CVE-2004-0718. This permited a malicious web site to spoof the
contents of other web sites. (CVE-2005-1937)

It was discovered that a malicious website could inject arbitrary
scripts into a target site by loading it into a frame and navigating
back to a previous Javascript URL that contained an eval() call. This
could be used to steal cookies or other confidential data from the
target site. (MFSA 2005-42)

Michael Krax, Georgi Guninski, and L. David Baron found that the
security checks that prevent script injection could be bypassed by
wrapping a javascript: url in another pseudo-protocol like
"view-source:" or "jar:". (CVE-2005-1531)

A variant of the attack described in CVE-2005-1160 (see USN-124-1) was
discovered. Additional checks were added to make sure Javascript eval
and script objects are run with the rights of the context that
created them, not the potentiall
[...]

Solution :

Upgrade to :
- libnspr-dev-1.7.10-0ubuntu05.04 (Ubuntu 5.04)
- libnspr4-1.7.10-0ubuntu05.04 (Ubuntu 5.04)
- libnss-dev-1.7.10-0ubuntu05.04 (Ubuntu 5.04)
- libnss3-1.7.10-0ubuntu05.04 (Ubuntu 5.04)
- mozilla-1.7.10-0ubuntu05.04 (Ubuntu 5.04)
- mozilla-browser-1.7.10-0ubuntu05.04 (Ubuntu 5.04)
- mozilla-calendar-1.7.10-0ubuntu05.04 (Ubuntu 5.04)
- mozilla-chatzilla-1.7.10-0ubuntu05.04 (Ubuntu 5.04)
- mozilla-dev-1.7.10-0ubuntu05.04 (Ubuntu 5.04)
- mozilla-dom-inspector-1.7.10-0ubuntu05.04 (Ubuntu 5.04)
- mo
[...]


Network Security Threat Level: High


Networks Security ID:

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2005 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2005 Michel Arboi

Cables, Connectors

DELL POWEREDGE R810 SERVER TWO E7-4820 2.0GHZ 256GB 2 X 300GB 15K SAS
$3429.0
DELL POWEREDGE R810 SERVER TWO E7-4820 2.0GHZ 256GB 2 X 300GB 15K SAS pictureDELL POWEREDGE R810 SERVER FOUR E7520 1.86GHZ 64GB 1TB SATA
$2959.0
DELL POWEREDGE R810 SERVER FOUR E7520 1.86GHZ 64GB 1TB SATA pictureDELL POWEREDGE R610 SERVER TWO X5647 2.93GHZ 48GB 4 X 300GB 15K SAS PERC 6/I
$5949.0
DELL POWEREDGE R610 SERVER TWO X5647 2.93GHZ 48GB 4 X 300GB 15K SAS PERC 6/I pictureDELL POWEREDGE R810 SERVER FOUR E7-8870 2.40GHZ 64GB 2 X 250GB SATA
$2989.0
DELL POWEREDGE R810 SERVER FOUR E7-8870 2.40GHZ 64GB 2 X 250GB SATA picture


Discussions

No Discussions have been posted on this vulnerability.