CVE-2016-1965

NameCVE-2016-1965
DescriptionMozilla Firefox before 45.0 and Firefox ESR 38.x before 38.7 mishandle a navigation sequence that returns to the original page, which allows remote attackers to spoof the address bar via vectors involving the history.back method and the location.protocol property.
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-3510-1
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
firefox (PTS)sid62.0.2-1fixed
firefox-esr (PTS)jessie52.8.1esr-1~deb8u1fixed
jessie (security)52.9.0esr-1~deb8u1fixed
stretch52.9.0esr-1~deb9u1fixed
stretch (security)60.2.1esr-1~deb9u1fixed
buster52.9.0esr-1fixed
sid60.2.1esr-1fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
firefoxsource(unstable)45.0-1medium
firefox-esrsource(unstable)45.0esr-1medium
iceweaselsource(unstable)(unfixed)medium
iceweaselsourcejessie38.7.0esr-1~deb8u1mediumDSA-3510-1
iceweaselsourcewheezy38.7.0esr-1~deb7u1mediumDSA-3510-1

Notes

https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/mfsa2016-28/

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