CVE-2008-3837

Impact:
Moderate
Public Date:
2008-09-23
Bugzilla:
463189: CVE-2008-3837 mozilla: Forced mouse drag

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Mozilla Firefox before 2.0.0.17 and 3.x before 3.0.2, and SeaMonkey before 1.1.12, allow user-assisted remote attackers to move a window during a mouse click, and possibly force a file download or unspecified other drag-and-drop action, via a crafted onmousedown action that calls window.moveBy, a variant of CVE-2003-0823.

Find out more about CVE-2008-3837 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 RHSA-2008:0882 2008-09-24
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 (seamonkey) RHSA-2008:0882 2008-09-24
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1 (seamonkey) RHSA-2008:0882 2008-09-24
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 (firefox) RHSA-2008:0879 2008-09-24
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 RHSA-2008:0879 2008-09-24

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