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CVE-2008-5511

Mozilla Firefox 3.x before 3.0.5 and 2.x before 2.0.0.19, Thunderbird 2.x before 2.0.0.19, and SeaMonkey 1.x before 1.1.14 allows remote attackers to bypass the same origin policy and conduct cross-site scripting (XSS) attacks via an XBL binding to an "unloaded document."

Details Source

Mitre

Public Date

2008-12-16 00:00:00

Impact

Critical

Bugzilla

CVE-2008-5511 Firefox XSS via XBL bindings to unloaded document

Bugzilla ID

476 285

CVSS Status

draft

Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Optional Productivity Applications (v. 5 server) (thunderbird) RHSA-2009:0002 2009-01-07
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (thunderbird) RHSA-2009:0002 2009-01-07
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 RHSA-2008:1036 2008-12-17
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1 (seamonkey) RHSA-2008:1037 2008-12-17
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 RHSA-2008:1036 2008-12-17
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 (seamonkey) RHSA-2008:1037 2008-12-17
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 (seamonkey) RHSA-2008:1037 2008-12-17
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 (thunderbird) RHSA-2009:0002 2009-01-07

CWE

CWE-79

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 5 nspr 4.7.3-2.el5 Fixed
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 5 nss 3.12.2.0-2.el5 Fixed
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 5 xulrunner 1.9.0.5-1.el5_2 Fixed
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 nss 3.12.2.0-1.el4 Fixed
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 nspr 4.7.3-1.el4 Fixed