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615480: CVE-2010-2751 Mozilla SSL spoofing with history.back() and history.forward()

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

The nsDocShell::OnRedirectStateChange function in docshell/base/nsDocShell.cpp in Mozilla Firefox 3.5.x before 3.5.11 and 3.6.x before 3.6.7, and SeaMonkey before 2.0.6, allows remote attackers to spoof the SSL security status of a document via vectors involving multiple requests, a redirect, and the history.back and history.forward JavaScript functions.

Find out more about CVE-2010-2751 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 2.6
Base Metrics AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity High
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 5 (firefox) RHSA-2010:0547 2010-07-21
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 (seamonkey) RHSA-2010:0546 2010-07-21
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 (seamonkey) RHSA-2010:0546 2010-07-21
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 (firefox) RHSA-2010:0547 2010-07-21

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 firefox Affected

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