CVE-2013-1670

NameCVE-2013-1670
DescriptionThe Chrome Object Wrapper (COW) implementation in Mozilla Firefox before 21.0, Firefox ESR 17.x before 17.0.6, Thunderbird before 17.0.6, and Thunderbird ESR 17.x before 17.0.6 does not prevent acquisition of chrome privileges during calls to content level constructors, which allows remote attackers to bypass certain read-only restrictions and conduct cross-site scripting (XSS) attacks via a crafted web site.
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-2699-1, DSA-2720-1
NVD severitymedium

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)(unfixed)
iceapesourcesqueeze(unfixed)end-of-life
iceapesourcewheezy(unfixed)end-of-life
icedovesource(unstable)17.0.7-1
icedovesourcesqueeze(unfixed)end-of-life
icedovesourcewheezy17.0.7-1~deb7u1DSA-2720-1
iceweaselsource(unstable)17.0.6esr-1
iceweaselsourcesqueeze(unfixed)end-of-life
iceweaselsourcewheezy17.0.6esr-1~deb7u1DSA-2699-1

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