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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2005-0588

Firefox before 1.0.1 and Mozilla before 1.7.6 does not restrict xsl:include and xsl:import tags in XSLT stylesheets to the current domain, which allows remote attackers to determine the existence of files on the local system.
Publish Date : 2005-05-02 Last Update Date : 2017-10-11
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s)
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat low 2005-02-28 2005-02-24
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
Firefox before 1.0.1 and Mozilla before 1.7.6 does not restrict xsl:include and xsl:import tags in XSLT stylesheets to t... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10682 unix
Mozilla XSLT Stylesheet Information Disclosure Potential oval:org.mitre.oval:def:100038 windows
RHSA-2005:176: firefox security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20050176 unix
RHSA-2005:176: firefox security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:2005176 unix
RHSA-2005:384: Mozilla security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:2005384 unix
RHSA-2005:384: Mozilla security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20050384 unix
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2005-0588

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Mozilla Firefox 0.8 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Mozilla Firefox 0.9 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Mozilla Firefox 0.9 RC * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Mozilla Firefox 0.9.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Mozilla Firefox 0.9.2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Mozilla Firefox 0.9.3 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Mozilla Firefox 0.10 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Mozilla Firefox 0.10.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Mozilla Mozilla 1.3 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Mozilla Mozilla 1.4 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Mozilla Mozilla 1.4 Alpha * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Mozilla Mozilla 1.4.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Mozilla Mozilla 1.5 RC1 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Mozilla Mozilla 1.5 RC2 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Mozilla Mozilla 1.5 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Mozilla Mozilla 1.5 Alpha * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Mozilla Mozilla 1.5.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Mozilla Mozilla 1.6 Alpha * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Mozilla Mozilla 1.6 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application Mozilla Mozilla 1.6 Beta * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application Mozilla Mozilla 1.7 Alpha * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 Application Mozilla Mozilla 1.7 RC1 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 Application Mozilla Mozilla 1.7 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 Application Mozilla Mozilla 1.7 Beta * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 Application Mozilla Mozilla 1.7 RC2 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
27 Application Mozilla Mozilla 1.7 RC3 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
28 Application Mozilla Mozilla 1.7.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
29 Application Mozilla Mozilla 1.7.2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
30 Application Mozilla Mozilla 1.7.3 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
31 Application Mozilla Mozilla 1.7.5 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Mozilla Firefox 9
Mozilla Mozilla 22

- References For CVE-2005-0588 CONFIRM
BID 12659 Mozilla Suite Multiple Remote Vulnerabilities Release Date:2007-01-25
REDHAT RHSA-2005:176
GENTOO GLSA-200503-30
GENTOO GLSA-200503-10
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10682
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:100038

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2005-0588

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit for more information)

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