CVE-2008-4068

NameCVE-2008-4068
DescriptionDirectory traversal vulnerability in Mozilla Firefox before 2.0.0.17 and 3.x before 3.0.2, Thunderbird before 2.0.0.17, and SeaMonkey before 1.1.12 allows remote attackers to bypass "restrictions imposed on local HTML files," and obtain sensitive information and prompt users to write this information into a file, via directory traversal sequences in a resource: URI.
SourceCVE (at NVD; oss-sec, fulldisc, OSVDB, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, more)
ReferencesDSA-1649-1, DSA-1669-1, DSA-1696-1, DSA-1697-1
NVD severityhigh (attack range: remote)
Debian/oldstablenot vulnerable.
Debian/stablenot vulnerable.
Debian/testingnot 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
icedove (PTS)squeeze (security), squeeze3.0.11-1+squeeze15fixed
wheezy31.3.0-1~deb7u1fixed
wheezy (security)31.5.0-1~deb7u1fixed
jessie31.4.0-2fixed
sid31.5.0-1fixed
iceweasel (PTS)squeeze (security), squeeze3.5.16-20fixed
wheezy31.3.0esr-1~deb7u1fixed
wheezy (security)31.5.0esr-1~deb7u1fixed
jessie, sid31.5.0esr-1fixed
xulrunner (PTS)wheezy, wheezy (security)24.8.1esr-2~deb7u1fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
iceapesource(unstable)1.1.12-1high
iceapesourceetch1.0.13~pre080614i-0etch1highDSA-1697-1
icedovesource(unstable)2.0.0.17-1high
icedovesourceetch1.5.0.13+1.5.0.15b.dfsg1+prepatch080614i-0etch1highDSA-1696-1
iceweaselsource(unstable)3.0.3-1high
iceweaselsourceetch2.0.0.17-0etch1highDSA-1649-1
xulrunnersource(unstable)1.9.0.3-1high
xulrunnersourceetch1.8.0.15~pre080614h-0etch1highDSA-1669-1

Search for package or bug name: Reporting problems