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Title:Mozilla Products Same Origin Policy Bypass Vulnerability (Windows)
Summary:The host is installed with Mozilla firefox/thunderbird/seamonkey; and is prone to same origin policy bypass vulnerability.
The host is installed with Mozilla firefox/thunderbird/seamonkey
and is prone to same origin policy bypass vulnerability.

Vulnerability Insight:
The flaw is due to some plugins, which use the value of
'window.location' to determine the page origin this could fool the plugin
into granting the plugin content access to another site or the local file
system in violation of the Same Origin Policy.

Vulnerability Impact:
Successful exploitation will let attackers to bypass the same-origin policy,
execute arbitrary script code, obtain potentially sensitive information, or
launch spoofing attacks against other sites.

Affected Software/OS:
SeaMonkey version prior to 2.3
Thunderbird version prior to 6.0
Mozilla Firefox before 3.6.23 and 4.x through 5

Upgrade to Mozilla Firefox version 3.6.23 or 6.0 or later, Upgrade to SeaMonkey version to 2.3 or later,
Upgrade to Thunderbird version to 6.0 or later.

CVSS Score:

CVSS Vector:

Cross-Ref: BugTraq ID: 49848
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2011-2999
Debian Security Information: DSA-2312 (Google Search)
Debian Security Information: DSA-2313 (Google Search)
Debian Security Information: DSA-2317 (Google Search)
SuSE Security Announcement: SUSE-SU-2011:1256 (Google Search)
SuSE Security Announcement: openSUSE-SU-2011:1076 (Google Search)
CopyrightCopyright (C) 2011 Greenbone Networks GmbH

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