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CVE-2010-0171

Impact:
Important
Public Date:
2010-03-23
CWE:
CWE-79
Bugzilla:
576696: CVE-2010-0171 firefox/thunderbird/seamonkey: XSS using addEventListener and setTimeout on a wrapped object (MFSA 2010-12)

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Mozilla Firefox 3.0.x before 3.0.18, 3.5.x before 3.5.8, and 3.6.x before 3.6.2; Thunderbird before 3.0.2; and SeaMonkey before 2.0.3 allow remote attackers to perform cross-origin keystroke capture, and possibly conduct cross-site scripting (XSS) attacks, by using the addEventListener and setTimeout functions in conjunction with a wrapped object. NOTE: this vulnerability exists because of an incomplete fix for CVE-2007-3736.

Find out more about CVE-2010-0171 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-2010:0113 2010-02-17
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 (firefox) RHSA-2010:0112 2010-02-17
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (xulrunner) RHSA-2010:0112 2010-02-17
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Optional Productivity Applications (v. 5 server) (thunderbird) RHSA-2010:0153 2010-03-17
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 (seamonkey) RHSA-2010:0113 2010-02-17
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (thunderbird) RHSA-2010:0153 2010-03-17
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 (thunderbird) RHSA-2010:0154 2010-03-17

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 5 xulrunner 1.9.0.18-1.el5_4 Fixed

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