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Overview

Vulnerability Score 6.8 6.8
CVE Id CVE-2012-3978
Last Modified 02 Nov 2013 11:26:37
Published 29 Aug 2012 06:56:41
Confidentiality Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Integrity Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity MEDIUM
Authentication NONE

CVE-2012-3978

Summary

The nsLocation::CheckURL function in Mozilla Firefox before 15.0, Firefox ESR 10.x before 10.0.7, Thunderbird before 15.0, Thunderbird ESR 10.x before 10.0.7, and SeaMonkey before 2.12 does not properly follow the security model of the location object, which allows remote attackers to bypass intended content-loading restrictions or possibly have unspecified other impact via vectors involving chrome code.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Mozilla Firefox 1.0

  • Mozilla Firefox 1.0.1

  • Mozilla Firefox 1.0.2

  • Mozilla Firefox 1.0.3

  • Mozilla Firefox 1.0.4

  • Mozilla Firefox 1.0.5

  • Mozilla Firefox 1.0.6

  • Mozilla Firefox 1.0.7

  • Mozilla Firefox 1.0.8

  • Mozilla Firefox 1.4.1

  • Mozilla Firefox 1.5

  • Mozilla Firefox 1.5.0.1

  • Mozilla Firefox 1.5.0.10

  • Mozilla Firefox 1.5.0.11

  • Mozilla Firefox 1.5.0.12

  • Mozilla Firefox 1.5.0.2

  • Mozilla Firefox 1.5.0.3

  • Mozilla Firefox 1.5.0.4

  • Mozilla Firefox 1.5.0.5

  • Mozilla Firefox 1.5.0.6

  • Mozilla Firefox 1.5.0.7

  • Mozilla Firefox 1.5.0.8

  • Mozilla Firefox 1.5.0.9

  • Mozilla Firefox 1.5.1

  • Mozilla Firefox 1.5.2

  • Mozilla Firefox 1.5.3

  • Mozilla Firefox 1.5.4

  • Mozilla Firefox 1.5.5

  • Mozilla Firefox 1.5.6

  • Mozilla Firefox 1.5.7

  • Mozilla Firefox 1.5.8

  • Mozilla Firefox 1.8

  • Mozilla Firefox 10.0

  • Mozilla Firefox 10.0.1

  • Mozilla Firefox 10.0.2

  • Mozilla Firefox 11.0

  • Mozilla Firefox 12.0

  • Mozilla Firefox 13.0

  • Mozilla Firefox 14.0

  • Mozilla Firefox 2.0

  • Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.1

  • Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.10

  • Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.11

  • Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.12

  • Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.13

  • Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.14

  • Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.15

  • Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.16

  • Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.17

  • Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.18

  • Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.19

  • Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.2

  • Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.20

  • Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.3

  • Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.4

  • Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.5

  • Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.6

  • Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.7

  • Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.8

  • Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.9

  • Mozilla Firefox 3.0

  • Mozilla Firefox 3.0.1

  • Mozilla Firefox 3.0.10

  • Mozilla Firefox 3.0.11

  • Mozilla Firefox 3.0.12

  • Mozilla Firefox 3.0.13

  • Mozilla Firefox 3.0.14

  • Mozilla Firefox 3.0.15

  • Mozilla Firefox 3.0.16

  • Mozilla Firefox 3.0.17

  • Mozilla Firefox 3.0.2

  • Mozilla Firefox 3.0.3

  • Mozilla Firefox 3.0.4

  • Mozilla Firefox 3.0.5

  • Mozilla Firefox 3.0.6

  • Mozilla Firefox 3.0.7

  • Mozilla Firefox 3.0.8

  • Mozilla Firefox 3.0.9

  • Mozilla Firefox 3.5

  • Mozilla Firefox 3.5.1

  • Mozilla Firefox 3.5.10

  • Mozilla Firefox 3.5.11

  • Mozilla Firefox 3.5.12

  • Mozilla Firefox 3.5.13

  • Mozilla Firefox 3.5.14

  • Mozilla Firefox 3.5.15

  • Mozilla Firefox 3.5.2

  • Mozilla Firefox 3.5.3

  • Mozilla Firefox 3.5.4

  • Mozilla Firefox 3.5.5

  • Mozilla Firefox 3.5.6

  • Mozilla Firefox 3.5.7

  • Mozilla Firefox 3.5.8

  • Mozilla Firefox 3.5.9

  • Mozilla Firefox 3.6

  • Mozilla Firefox 3.6.10

  • Mozilla Firefox 3.6.11

  • Mozilla Firefox 3.6.12

  • Mozilla Firefox 3.6.13

  • Mozilla Firefox 3.6.14

  • Mozilla Firefox 3.6.15

  • Mozilla Firefox 3.6.16

  • Mozilla Firefox 3.6.17

  • Mozilla Firefox 3.6.18

  • Mozilla Firefox 3.6.19

  • Mozilla Firefox 3.6.2

  • Mozilla Firefox 3.6.20

  • Mozilla Firefox 3.6.21

  • Mozilla Firefox 3.6.22

  • Mozilla Firefox 3.6.23

  • Mozilla Firefox 3.6.24

  • Mozilla Firefox 3.6.25

  • Mozilla Firefox 3.6.3

  • Mozilla Firefox 3.6.4

  • Mozilla Firefox 3.6.6

  • Mozilla Firefox 3.6.7

  • Mozilla Firefox 3.6.8

  • Mozilla Firefox 3.6.9

  • Mozilla Firefox 4.0

  • Mozilla Firefox 4.0.1

  • Mozilla Firefox 5.0

  • Mozilla Firefox 5.0.1

  • Mozilla Firefox 6.0

  • Mozilla Firefox 6.0.1

  • Mozilla Firefox 6.0.2

  • Mozilla Firefox 7.0

  • Mozilla Firefox 7.0.1

  • Mozilla Firefox 8.0

  • Mozilla Firefox 8.0.1

  • Mozilla Firefox 9.0

  • Mozilla Firefox 9.0.1

  • Mozilla Firefox Esr 10.0

  • Mozilla Firefox Esr 10.0.1

  • Mozilla Firefox Esr 10.0.2

  • Mozilla Firefox Esr 10.0.3

  • Mozilla Firefox Esr 10.0.4

  • Mozilla Firefox Esr 10.0.5

  • Mozilla Firefox Esr 10.0.6

  • Mozilla Seamonkey 2.0

  • Mozilla Seamonkey 2.0.1

  • Mozilla Seamonkey 2.0.10

  • Mozilla Seamonkey 2.0.11

  • Mozilla Seamonkey 2.0.12

  • Mozilla Seamonkey 2.0.13

  • Mozilla Seamonkey 2.0.14

  • Mozilla Seamonkey 2.0.2

  • Mozilla Seamonkey 2.0.3

  • Mozilla Seamonkey 2.0.4

  • Mozilla Seamonkey 2.0.5

  • Mozilla Seamonkey 2.0.6

  • Mozilla Seamonkey 2.0.7

  • Mozilla Seamonkey 2.0.8

  • Mozilla Seamonkey 2.0.9

  • Mozilla Seamonkey 2.1

  • Mozilla Seamonkey 2.10

  • Mozilla Seamonkey 2.11

  • Mozilla Seamonkey 2.2

  • Mozilla Seamonkey 2.3

  • Mozilla Seamonkey 2.3.1

  • Mozilla Seamonkey 2.3.2

  • Mozilla Seamonkey 2.3.3

  • Mozilla Seamonkey 2.4

  • Mozilla Seamonkey 2.4.1

  • Mozilla Seamonkey 2.5

  • Mozilla Seamonkey 2.6

  • Mozilla Seamonkey 2.6.1

  • Mozilla Seamonkey 2.7

  • Mozilla Seamonkey 2.7.1

  • Mozilla Seamonkey 2.7.2

  • Mozilla Seamonkey 2.8

  • Mozilla Seamonkey 2.9

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 1.0

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 1.0.1

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 1.0.2

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 1.0.3

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 1.0.4

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 1.0.5

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 1.0.6

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 1.0.7

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 1.0.8

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 1.5

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 1.5.0.1

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 1.5.0.10

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 1.5.0.11

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 1.5.0.12

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 1.5.0.13

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 1.5.0.14

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 1.5.0.2

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 1.5.0.3

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 1.5.0.4

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 1.5.0.5

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 1.5.0.6

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 1.5.0.7

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 1.5.0.8

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 1.5.0.9

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 1.5.1

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 1.5.2

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 1.7.1

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 1.7.3

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 10.0

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 10.0.1

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 10.0.2

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 10.0.3

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 10.0.4

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 11.0

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 12.0

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 13.0

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 14.0

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 2.0

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 2.0.0.0

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 2.0.0.1

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 2.0.0.11

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 2.0.0.12

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 2.0.0.13

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 2.0.0.14

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 2.0.0.15

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 2.0.0.16

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 2.0.0.17

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 2.0.0.18

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 2.0.0.19

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 2.0.0.2

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 2.0.0.20

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 2.0.0.21

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 2.0.0.22

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 2.0.0.23

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 2.0.0.3

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 2.0.0.4

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 2.0.0.5

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 2.0.0.6

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 2.0.0.7

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 2.0.0.8

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 2.0.0.9

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 3.0

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 3.0.1

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 3.0.10

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 3.0.11

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 3.0.2

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 3.0.3

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 3.0.4

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 3.0.5

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 3.0.6

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 3.0.7

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 3.0.8

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 3.0.9

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 3.1

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 3.1.1

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 3.1.10

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 3.1.11

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 3.1.12

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 3.1.13

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 3.1.14

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 3.1.15

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 3.1.16

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 3.1.17

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 3.1.2

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 3.1.3

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 3.1.4

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 3.1.5

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 3.1.6

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 3.1.7

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 3.1.8

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 3.1.9

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 5.0

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 6.0

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 6.0.1

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 6.0.2

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 7.0

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 7.0.1

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 8.0

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 9.0

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 9.0.1

  • Mozilla Thunderbird Esr 10.0

  • Mozilla Thunderbird Esr 10.0.1

  • Mozilla Thunderbird Esr 10.0.2

  • Mozilla Thunderbird Esr 10.0.3

  • Mozilla Thunderbird Esr 10.0.4

  • Mozilla Thunderbird Esr 10.0.5

  • Mozilla Thunderbird Esr 10.0.6


References

CONFIRM - https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=770429

CONFIRM - http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2012/mfsa2012-70.html

UBUNTU - USN-1548-2

DEBIAN - DSA-2553

DEBIAN - DSA-2556

UBUNTU - USN-1548-1

DEBIAN - DSA-2554

SUSE - SUSE-SU-2012:1167

REDHAT - RHSA-2012:1211

SUSE - openSUSE-SU-2012:1065

REDHAT - RHSA-2012:1210

SUSE - SUSE-SU-2012:1157

BID - 55306

CONFIRM - http://www.xerox.com/download/security/security-bulletin/16287-4d6b7b0c81f7b/cert_XRX13-003_v1.0.pdf

Related Patches

SUN145080-12 Solaris 10 SPARC: Firefox patch (Rev 2)

SUN145081-11 Solaris 10 x86: Firefox patch (Rev 2)

Red Hat 2012:1210-01 RHSA Critical: firefox security update for RHEL 5 x86

Red Hat 2012:1211-01 RHSA Critical: thunderbird security update for RHEL 5 x86

Novell SUSE 2012:6763 firefox-201208 security update for SLE 11 SP2 i586

Novell SUSE 2012:6763 firefox-201208 security update for SLE 11 SP2 x86_64

Novell SUSE 2012:8269 firefox-201208 security update for SLE 10 SP4 i586

Novell SUSE 2012:8269 firefox-201208 security update for SLE 10 SP4 x86_64

Mozilla Firefox ESR 10.0.7 for Mac OS X (Update) (See Note)

Mozilla Firefox (en-us) 15.0 for Windows (Update) (See Notes)

Mozilla Firefox 15.0 for Mac OS X (Update) (See Note)

Mozilla Firefox ESR (en-us) 10.0.7 for Windows (Update) (See Notes)


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 11:00:24