CVE-2008-5024

NameCVE-2008-5024
DescriptionMozilla Firefox 3.x before 3.0.4, Firefox 2.x before 2.0.0.18, Thunderbird 2.x before 2.0.0.18, and SeaMonkey 1.x before 1.1.13 do not properly escape quote characters used for XML processing, which allows remote attackers to conduct XML injection attacks via the default namespace in an E4X document.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-1669-1, DSA-1671-1, DSA-1696-1, DSA-1697-1
NVD severityhigh (attack range: remote)

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
icedove (PTS)jessie1:52.3.0-4~deb8u2fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
iceapesource(unstable)1.1.13-1high
iceapesourceetch1.0.13~pre080614i-0etch1highDSA-1697-1
icedovesource(unstable)2.0.0.19-1high
icedovesourceetch1.5.0.13+1.5.0.15b.dfsg1+prepatch080614i-0etch1highDSA-1696-1
iceweaselsource(unstable)3.0.4-1high
iceweaselsourceetch2.0.0.18-0etch1highDSA-1671-1
xulrunnersource(unstable)1.9.0.4-1high
xulrunnersourceetch1.8.0.15~pre080614h-0etch1highDSA-1669-1

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