Multiple Mozilla products XUL popups spoofing

mozilla-xulpopups-spoofing (34606) The risk level is classified as LowLow Risk

Description:

Mozilla Firefox and SeaMonkey could allow a remote attacker to spoof XUL popups. By persuading a victim to visit a specially-crafted Web site, an attacker could place XUL popups outside the content area boundary. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability to spoof parts of the browser which could be used to launch further attacks against the affected system.

*CVSS:

Base Score: 2.8
  Access Vector: Remote
  Access Complexity: High
  Authentication: Not Required
  Confidentiality Impact: None
  Integrity Impact: Partial
  Availability Impact: None
 
Temporal Score: 2.1
  Exploitability: Unproven
  Remediation Level: Official-Fix
  Report Confidence: Confirmed

Consequences:

Bypass Security

Remedy:

Refer to MFSA 2007-17 for patch, upgrade, or suggested workaround information. See references.

For Ubuntu Linux (firefox):
Refer to USN-468-1 for patch, upgrade, or suggested workaround information. See References.

For Red Hat Linux (SeaMonkey):
Refer to RHSA-2007:0402 for patch, upgrade, or suggested workaround information. See References.

For Red Hat Linux (Thunderbird):
Refer to RHSA-2007:0401 for patch, upgrade, or suggested workaround information. See References.

For Red Hat Linux (Firefox):
Refer to RHSA-2007:0400 for patch, upgrade, or suggested workaround information. See References.

For Debian GNU/Linux (Iceape):
Refer to DSA-1300 for patch, upgrade, or suggested workaround information. See References.

For Debian GNU/Linux (Iceweasel):
Refer to DSA 1308-1 for patch, upgrade, or suggested workaround information. See References.

For Debian/GNU Linux (xulrunner):
Refer to dsa-1306-1 for patch, upgrade, or suggested workaround information. See References.

For Mandriva Linux (Firefox):
Refer to MDKSA-2007:120 for patch, upgrade, or suggested workaround information. See References.

For Turbolinux:
Refer to TLSA-2007-32 for patch, upgrade, or suggested workaround information. See References.

For Gentoo Linux:
Refer to GLSA 200706-06 for patch, upgrade, or suggested workaround information. See References.

For other distributions:
Contact your vendor for upgrade or patch information.

References:

  • DSA 1308-1: New iceweasel packages fix several vulnerabilities.
  • MFSA 2007-17: XUL Popup Spoofing.
  • MFSA 2007-32: File input focus stealing vulnerability.
  • ASA-2007-218: thunderbird security update (RHSA-2007-0401)
  • ASA-2007-291: Firefox security update (RHSA-2007-0400)
  • ASA-2007-295: SeaMonkey security update (RHSA-2007-0402)
  • ASA-2008-008: Multiple Security Vulnerabilities in Firefox and Thunderbird for Solaris 10 May Allow Execution of Arbitrary Code and Access to Unauthorized Data (Sun 103177)
  • BID-24242: Mozilla Products Multiple Remote Vulnerabilities
  • CVE-2007-2871: Mozilla Firefox 1.5.x before 1.5.0.12 and 2.x before 2.0.0.4, and SeaMonkey 1.0.9 and 1.1.2, allows remote attackers to spoof or hide the browser chrome, such as the location bar, by placing XUL popups outside of the browser's content pane. NOTE: this issue can be leveraged for phishing and other attacks.
  • DSA-1300: iceape -- several vulnerabilities
  • DSA-1306: xulrunner -- several vulnerabilities
  • DSA-1308: iceweasel -- several vulnerabilities
  • GLSA-200706-06: Mozilla products: Multiple vulnerabilities
  • MDKSA-2007:120: Updated Firefox packages fix multiple vulnerabilities
  • MDKSA-2007:126: Updated Firefox packages fix multiple vulnerabilities
  • MDKSA-2007:126-1: Updated Firefox packages fix multiple vulnerabilities
  • OSVDB ID: 35137: Mozilla Multiple Browser XUL Popup Spoofing
  • RHSA-2007-0400: Critical: firefox security update
  • RHSA-2007-0401: Critical: thunderbird security update
  • RHSA-2007-0402: Critical: seamonkey security update
  • SA25469: Mozilla Firefox Multiple Vulnerabilities
  • SA25488: Mozilla SeaMonkey Multiple Vulnerabilities
  • SECTRACK ID: 1018155: Mozilla Firefox XUL Popups Let Remote Users Spoof Portions of the Browser Chrome
  • SECTRACK ID: 1018156: Mozilla Seamonkey XUL Popups Let Remote Users Spoof Portions of the Browser Chrome
  • SUSE-SA:2007:036: Mozilla security updates
  • USN-468-1: Firefox vulnerabilities

Platforms Affected:

  • Canonical Ubuntu 6.06 LTS
  • Canonical Ubuntu 6.10
  • Canonical Ubuntu 7.04
  • Debian Debian Linux 4.0
  • Gentoo Linux
  • MandrakeSoft Mandrake Linux 2007
  • MandrakeSoft Mandrake Linux 2007 X86_64
  • MandrakeSoft Mandrake Linux 2007.1 X86_64
  • MandrakeSoft Mandrake Linux 2007.1
  • MandrakeSoft Mandrake Linux Corporate Server 3.0
  • MandrakeSoft Mandrake Linux Corporate Server 3.0 X86_64
  • MandrakeSoft Mandrake Linux Corporate Server 4.0 X86_64
  • MandrakeSoft Mandrake Linux Corporate Server 4.0
  • Mozilla Firefox 1.5
  • Mozilla Firefox 1.5.0.1
  • Mozilla Firefox 1.5.0.10
  • Mozilla Firefox 1.5.0.11
  • Mozilla Firefox 1.5.0.2
  • Mozilla Firefox 1.5.0.3
  • Mozilla Firefox 1.5.0.4
  • Mozilla Firefox 1.5.0.5
  • Mozilla Firefox 1.5.0.6
  • Mozilla Firefox 1.5.0.7
  • Mozilla Firefox 1.5.0.8
  • Mozilla Firefox 1.5.0.9
  • Mozilla Firefox 2.0
  • Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.1
  • Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.2
  • Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.3
  • Mozilla SeaMonkey 1.0.9
  • Mozilla SeaMonkey 1.1.2
  • Novell Linux Desktop 9
  • Novell Linux POS 9
  • Novell Open Enterprise Server
  • Novell Open Enterprise Server
  • Novell OpenSUSE 10.2
  • Novell SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 10 SP1
  • Novell SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10
  • Novell SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP1
  • Novell UnitedLinux 1.0
  • RedHat Enterprise Linux 2.1 WS
  • RedHat Enterprise Linux 2.1 ES
  • RedHat Enterprise Linux 2.1 AS
  • RedHat Enterprise Linux 3 AS
  • RedHat Enterprise Linux 3 Desktop
  • RedHat Enterprise Linux 3 WS
  • RedHat Enterprise Linux 3 ES
  • RedHat Enterprise Linux 4 AS
  • RedHat Enterprise Linux 4 Desktop
  • RedHat Enterprise Linux 4 ES
  • RedHat Enterprise Linux 4 WS
  • RedHat Enterprise Linux 4.5.z AS
  • RedHat Enterprise Linux 4.5.z ES
  • RedHat Enterprise Linux 5 Client
  • RedHat Enterprise Linux 5
  • RedHat Enterprise Linux 5 Client Workstation
  • RedHat Enterprise Linux 5 Server
  • RedHat Enterprise Linux Desktop 5.0
  • RedHat Enterprise Linux Optional Productivity Applications 5 Server
  • RedHat Linux Advanced Workstation 2.1 Itanium
  • SuSE SuSE Linux Retail Solution 8
  • SuSE SuSE SLES 9
  • Turbolinux Turbolinux 10 Desktop
  • Turbolinux Turbolinux 10 F...
  • Turbolinux Turbolinux 10 Server
  • Turbolinux Turbolinux 10 Server x64 Ed
  • Turbolinux Turbolinux FUJI
  • Turbolinux Turbolinux Home
  • Turbolinux Turbolinux Multimedia
  • Turbolinux Turbolinux Personal

Reported:

May 30, 2007

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