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Overview

Vulnerability Score 1.7 1.7
CVE Id CVE-2004-2657
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:44:45
Published 31 Dec 2004 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Integrity Impact NONE NONE
Availability Impact NONE NONE
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication SINGLE_INSTANCE

CVE-2004-2657

Summary

** DISPUTED ** Mozilla Firefox 1.5.0.1, and possibly other versions, preserves some records of user activity even after uninstalling, which allows local users who share a Windows profile to view the records after a new installation of Firefox, as reported for the list of Passwords Never Saved web sites. NOTE: The vendor has disputed this issue, stating that "The uninstaller is primarily there to uninstall the application. It is not there to uninstall user data. For the moment I will stick by my module-owner decision."

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Mozilla Firefox 1.5.0.1


References

MISC - https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=330884

MISC - https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=234680

BUGTRAQ - 20060415 Re: Firefox 1.5.0.1 Password Manager Arbtirary User Browsing History Disclosure

BUGTRAQ - 20060413 Firefox 1.5.0.1 Password Manager Arbtirary User Browsing History Disclosure


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:39:34