CVE-2008-1240

NameCVE-2008-1240
DescriptionLiveConnect in Mozilla Firefox before 2.0.0.13 and SeaMonkey before 1.1.9 does not properly parse the content origin for jar: URIs before sending them to the Java plugin, which allows remote attackers to access arbitrary ports on the local machine. NOTE: this is closely related to CVE-2008-1195.
SourceCVE (at NVD; oss-sec, fulldisc, OSVDB, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, more)
ReferencesDSA-1532-1, DSA-1534-1, DSA-1534-2, DSA-1535-1
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)
Debian/oldoldstablenot vulnerable.
Debian/oldstablenot vulnerable.
Debian/stablenot vulnerable.
Debian/testingnot known to be vulnerable.
Debian/unstablenot vulnerable.

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
iceape (PTS)squeeze (security)2.0.11-17fixed
iceweasel (PTS)squeeze (security), squeeze3.5.16-20fixed
wheezy31.3.0esr-1~deb7u1fixed
wheezy (security)31.6.0esr-1~deb7u1fixed
sid, jessie31.6.0esr-1fixed
xulrunner (PTS)wheezy, wheezy (security)24.8.1esr-2~deb7u1fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
iceapesource(unstable)1.1.9-1medium
iceapesourceetch1.0.13~pre080323b-0etch2mediumDSA-1534-2
iceweaselsource(unstable)2.0.0.13-1medium
iceweaselsourceetch2.0.0.13-0etch1mediumDSA-1535-1
xulrunnersource(unstable)1.8.1.13-1medium
xulrunnersourceetch1.8.0.15~pre080323b-0etch1mediumDSA-1532-1

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