|Bugzilla:||608763: CVE-2010-1206 Firefox: Spoofing attacks via vectors involving 'No Content' status code or via a windows.stop call|
The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:
The startDocumentLoad function in browser/base/content/browser.js in Mozilla Firefox 3.5.x before 3.5.11 and 3.6.x before 3.6.7, and SeaMonkey before 2.0.6, does not properly implement the Same Origin Policy in certain circumstances related to the about:blank document and a document that is currently loading, which allows (1) remote web servers to conduct spoofing attacks via vectors involving a 204 (aka No Content) status code, and allows (2) remote attackers to conduct spoofing attacks via vectors involving a window.stop call.
The Red Hat Security Response Team has rated this issue as having low
security impact, a future update may address this flaw.
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Red Hat security errata
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 (firefox)||RHSA-2010:0547||July 21, 2010|
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 5 (firefox)||RHSA-2010:0547||July 21, 2010|
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