CVE-2007-0996

NameCVE-2007-0996
DescriptionThe child frames in Mozilla Firefox before 1.5.0.10 and 2.x before 2.0.0.2, and SeaMonkey before 1.0.8 inherit the default charset from the parent window, which allows remote attackers to conduct cross-site scripting (XSS) attacks, as demonstrated using the UTF-7 character set.
SourceCVE (at NVD; LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-1336-1
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
iceweasel (PTS)wheezy38.5.0esr-1~deb7u2fixed
wheezy (security)38.8.0esr-1~deb7u1fixed
jessie38.7.1esr-1~deb8u1fixed
jessie (security)38.8.0esr-1~deb8u1fixed
xulrunner (PTS)wheezy (security), wheezy24.8.1esr-2~deb7u1fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
iceweaselsource(unstable)2.0.0.2+dfsg-1low
mozilla-firefoxsourcesarge1.0.4-2sarge17mediumDSA-1336-1
xulrunnersource(unstable)1.8.0.10-1low

Notes

MFSA-2007-02

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