CVE-2007-0996

Impact:
Moderate
Public Date:
2007-02-23

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

The child frames in Mozilla Firefox before 1.5.0.10 and 2.x before 2.0.0.2, and SeaMonkey before 1.0.8 inherit the default charset from the parent window, which allows remote attackers to conduct cross-site scripting (XSS) attacks, as demonstrated using the UTF-7 character set.

Find out more about CVE-2007-0996 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1 (seamonkey) RHSA-2007:0077 2007-02-24
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Optional Productivity Applications (v. 5 server) RHSA-2007:0108 2007-03-14
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 (thunderbird) RHSA-2007:0078 2007-03-02
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 (firefox) RHSA-2007:0079 2007-02-23
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 RHSA-2007:0077 2007-02-24
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 (seamonkey) RHSA-2007:0077 2007-02-24
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 RHSA-2007:0108 2007-03-14
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 RHSA-2007:0097 2007-03-14

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Optional Productivity Applications (v. 5 server) thunderbird 1.5.0.10-1.el5 Fixed

Mitigation

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