CVE-2009-3988

NameCVE-2009-3988
DescriptionMozilla Firefox 3.0.x before 3.0.18 and 3.5.x before 3.5.8, and SeaMonkey before 2.0.3, does not properly restrict read access to object properties in showModalDialog, which allows remote attackers to bypass the Same Origin Policy and conduct cross-site scripting (XSS) attacks via crafted dialogArguments values.
SourceCVE (at NVD; oss-sec, fulldisc, OSVDB, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, more)
ReferencesDSA-1999-1
NVD severitymedium (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
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)2.0.3-1medium
iceapesourcelenny(not affected)
iceweaselsource(unstable)3.5.11-2medium
iceweaselsourcelenny(not affected)
xulrunnersource(unstable)1.9.1.8-1medium
xulrunnersourceetch(unfixed)end-of-life
xulrunnersourcelenny1.9.0.18-1mediumDSA-1999-1

Notes

[lenny] - iceweasel <not-affected> (Iceweasel in Lenny links against xulrunner)
[lenny] - iceape <not-affected> (Lenny package only provide xpcom stubs)

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