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CVE-2010-2764

Impact:
Low
Public Date:
2010-09-07
Bugzilla:
630078: CVE-2010-2764 Mozilla Information leak via XMLHttpRequest statusText (MFSA 2010-63)

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Mozilla Firefox before 3.5.12 and 3.6.x before 3.6.9, Thunderbird before 3.0.7 and 3.1.x before 3.1.3, and SeaMonkey before 2.0.7 do not properly restrict read access to the statusText property of XMLHttpRequest objects, which allows remote attackers to discover the existence of intranet web servers via cross-origin requests.

Find out more about CVE-2010-2764 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:P/I:N/A:N
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity High
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact None

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Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (firefox) RHSA-2010:0681 2010-09-08
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 (firefox) RHSA-2010:0681 2010-09-08

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 firefox Affected

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