CVE-2012-3978

NameCVE-2012-3978
DescriptionThe nsLocation::CheckURL function in Mozilla Firefox before 15.0, Firefox ESR 10.x before 10.0.7, Thunderbird before 15.0, Thunderbird ESR 10.x before 10.0.7, and SeaMonkey before 2.12 does not properly follow the security model of the location object, which allows remote attackers to bypass intended content-loading restrictions or possibly have unspecified other impact via vectors involving chrome code.
SourceCVE (at NVD; oss-sec, fulldisc, OSVDB, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, more)
ReferencesDSA-2553-1, DSA-2554-1, DSA-2556-1
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
icedove (PTS)squeeze (security), squeeze3.0.11-1+squeeze15fixed
wheezy31.3.0-1~deb7u1fixed
wheezy (security)31.6.0-1~deb7u1fixed
sid, jessie31.6.0-1fixed
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

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
iceapesource(unstable)2.7.7-1medium
iceapesourcesqueeze2.0.11-15mediumDSA-2554-1
icedovesource(unstable)10.0.7-1medium
icedovesourcesqueeze3.0.11-1+squeeze13mediumDSA-2556-1
iceweaselsource(unstable)10.0.7esr-1medium
iceweaselsourcesqueeze3.5.16-18mediumDSA-2553-1

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