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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2012-1965

Mozilla Firefox 4.x through 13.0 and Firefox ESR 10.x before 10.0.6 do not properly establish the security context of a feed: URL, which allows remote attackers to bypass unspecified cross-site scripting (XSS) protection mechanisms via a feed:javascript: URL.
Publish Date : 2012-07-18 Last Update Date : 2017-12-29
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
Access Complexity Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Cross Site ScriptingBypass a restriction or similar

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat moderate
AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N 2012-07-14 2012-07-17
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
DEPRECATED: ELSA-2012-1088 -- firefox security update (critical) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:27863 unix
DEPRECATED: ELSA-2012:1088: firefox security update (Critical) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:23142 unix
ELSA-2012:1088: firefox security update (Critical) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:23937 unix
Mozilla Firefox 4.x through 13.0 and Firefox ESR 10.x before 10.0.6 do not properly establish the security context of a ... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:17001 windows
RHSA-2012:1088: firefox security update (Critical) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:21520 unix
RHSA-2012:1088: firefox security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20121088 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-2012-1965

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Mozilla Firefox 4.0 Beta9 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Mozilla Firefox 4.0 Beta6 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Mozilla Firefox 4.0 Beta5 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Mozilla Firefox 4.0 Beta1 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Mozilla Firefox 4.0 Beta3 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Mozilla Firefox 4.0 Beta10 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Mozilla Firefox 4.0 Beta4 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Mozilla Firefox 4.0 Beta12 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Mozilla Firefox 4.0 Beta7 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Mozilla Firefox 4.0 Beta2 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Mozilla Firefox 4.0 Beta11 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Mozilla Firefox 4.0 Beta8 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Mozilla Firefox 4.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Mozilla Firefox 4.0.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Mozilla Firefox 5.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Mozilla Firefox 5.0.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Mozilla Firefox 6.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Mozilla Firefox 6.0.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Mozilla Firefox 6.0.2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Mozilla Firefox 7.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application Mozilla Firefox 7.0.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application Mozilla Firefox 8.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 Application Mozilla Firefox 8.0.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 Application Mozilla Firefox 9.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 Application Mozilla Firefox 9.0.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 Application Mozilla Firefox 11.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
27 Application Mozilla Firefox 12.0 Beta6 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
28 Application Mozilla Firefox 12.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
29 Application Mozilla Firefox 13.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
30 Application Mozilla Firefox Esr 10.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
31 Application Mozilla Firefox Esr 10.0.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
32 Application Mozilla Firefox Esr 10.0.2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
33 Application Mozilla Firefox Esr 10.0.3 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
34 Application Mozilla Firefox Esr 10.0.4 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
35 Application Mozilla Firefox Esr 10.0.5 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Mozilla Firefox 29
Mozilla Firefox Esr 6

- References For CVE-2012-1965
SECTRACK 1027256
SUSE SUSE-SU-2012:0895
SUSE SUSE-SU-2012:0896
REDHAT RHSA-2012:1088
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:17001
BID 54579 Mozilla Firefox CVE-2012-1965 Cross Site Scripting Vulnerability Release Date:2012-12-12
OSVDB 84012

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2012-1965

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