CVE-2007-5947

NameCVE-2007-5947
DescriptionThe jar protocol handler in Mozilla Firefox before 2.0.0.10 and SeaMonkey before 1.1.7 retrieves the inner URL regardless of its MIME type, and considers HTML documents within a jar archive to have the same origin as the inner URL, which allows remote attackers to conduct cross-site scripting (XSS) attacks via a jar: URI.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-1424-1, DSA-1425-1, DSA-1506-1
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)
Debian Bugs451624

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
iceweasel (PTS)wheezy (security), wheezy38.8.0esr-1~deb7u1fixed
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
iceapesource(unstable)1.1.7-1medium
iceapesourceetch1.0.12~pre080131b-0etch1mediumDSA-1506-1
iceweaselsource(unstable)2.0.0.10-1low451624
iceweaselsourceetch2.0.0.10-0etch1mediumDSA-1424-1
xulrunnersource(unstable)1.8.1.11-1medium
xulrunnersourceetch1.8.0.14~pre071019c-0etch1mediumDSA-1425-1

Notes

MFSA2007-37

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