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CVE-2009-3983

Impact:
Moderate
Public Date:
2009-12-15
Bugzilla:
546720: CVE-2009-3983 Mozilla NTLM reflection vulnerability

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Mozilla Firefox before 3.0.16 and 3.5.x before 3.5.6, and SeaMonkey before 2.0.1, allows remote attackers to send authenticated requests to arbitrary applications by replaying the NTLM credentials of a browser user.

Find out more about CVE-2009-3983 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 4.3
Base Metrics AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact None

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Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 (seamonkey) RHSA-2009:1673 2009-12-16
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 (seamonkey) RHSA-2009:1673 2009-12-16
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 (firefox) RHSA-2009:1674 2009-12-16
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (xulrunner) RHSA-2009:1674 2009-12-16

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 5 xulrunner 1.9.0.16-2.el5_4 Fixed