CVE-2005-0233

Impact:
Important
Public Date:
2005-02-07

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

The International Domain Name (IDN) support in Firefox 1.0, Camino .8.5, and Mozilla before 1.7.6 allows remote attackers to spoof domain names using punycode encoded domain names that are decoded in URLs and SSL certificates in a way that uses homograph characters from other character sets, which facilitates phishing attacks.

Find out more about CVE-2005-0233 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 (mozilla) RHSA-2005:384 2005-04-28
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1 RHSA-2005:384 2005-04-28
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 (firefox) RHSA-2005:176 2005-03-01

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