Public Date:
530159: CVE-2009-3385 SeaMonkey scriptable plugin execution in mail (mfsa2010-06)

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

The mail component in Mozilla SeaMonkey before 1.1.19 does not properly restrict execution of scriptable plugin content, which allows user-assisted remote attackers to obtain sensitive information via crafted content in an IFRAME element in an HTML e-mail message, as demonstrated by a Flash object that sends arbitrary local files during a reply or forward operation.

Find out more about CVE-2009-3385 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

NOTE: The following CVSS v2 metrics and score provided are preliminary and subject to review.

Base Score 5.8
Base Metrics AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact None

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Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 (seamonkey) RHSA-2009:1531 2009-10-27
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 3 (seamonkey) RHSA-2009:1531 2009-10-27