CVE-2005-2262

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Impact:
Moderate
Public Date:
2005-07-12
Bugzilla:
1617696: CVE-2005-2262 security flaw

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Firefox 1.0.3 and 1.0.4, and Netscape 8.0.2, allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code by tricking the user into using the "Set As Wallpaper" (in Firefox) or "Set as Background" (in Netscape) context menu on an image URL that is really a javascript: URL with an eval statement, aka "Firewalling."

Find out more about CVE-2005-2262 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 (firefox) RHSA-2005:586 2005-07-21
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