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Overview

Vulnerability Score 4.3 4.3
CVE Id CVE-2005-4874
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:58:04
Published 31 Dec 2005 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Integrity Impact NONE NONE
Availability Impact NONE NONE
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity MEDIUM
Authentication NONE

CVE-2005-4874

Summary

The XMLHttpRequest object in Mozilla 1.7.8 supports the HTTP TRACE method, which allows remote attackers to obtain (1) proxy authentication passwords via a request with a "Max-Forwards: 0" header or (2) arbitrary local passwords on the web server that hosts this object.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Mozilla 1.7.8


References

CONFIRM - https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=302489

CONFIRM - https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=297078

XF - mozilla-xmlhttprequest-info-disclosure(41553)


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:41:28