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Overview

Vulnerability Score 5.0 5.0
CVE Id CVE-2002-0354
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:27:48
Published 25 Jun 2002 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact NONE NONE
Integrity Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Availability Impact NONE NONE
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2002-0354

Summary

The XMLHttpRequest object (XMLHTTP) in Netscape 6.1 and Mozilla 0.9.7 allows remote attackers to read arbitrary files and list directories on a client system by opening a URL that redirects the browser to the file on the client, then reading the result using the responseText property.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Mozilla 0.9.7

  • Mozilla 0.9.9

  • Mozilla 1.0

  • Netscape Navigator 6.1

  • Netscape Navigator 6.2


References

NTBUGTRAQ - 20020430 Reading local files in Netscape 6 and Mozilla (GM#001-NS)


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:36:53