CVE Database

CVE-2007-0996

Impact: Moderate
Public: 2007-02-23

Details

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 and NIST NVD.

Red Hat security errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop version 5 (thunderbird) RHSA-2007:0108 March 14, 2007
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 2.1 (seamonkey) RHSA-2007:0077 February 24, 2007
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 3 (seamonkey) RHSA-2007:0077 February 24, 2007
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 RHSA-2007:0077 February 24, 2007
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 (firefox) RHSA-2007:0079 February 23, 2007
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 (thunderbird) RHSA-2007:0078 March 02, 2007
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 5 (firefox) RHSA-2007:0097 March 14, 2007

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