Upstream information

CVE-2007-0996 at MITRE

Description

The child frames in Mozilla Firefox before 1.5.0.10 and 2.x before 2.0.0.2, and SeaMonkey before 1.0.8 inherit the default charset from the parent window, which allows remote attackers to conduct cross-site scripting (XSS) attacks, as demonstrated using the UTF-7 character set.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 5.8
Vector AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact None
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 244923 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1
  • MozillaFirefox >= 3.5.9-0.1.1
  • MozillaFirefox-translations >= 3.5.9-0.1.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2
  • MozillaFirefox >= 10.0-0.3.2
  • MozillaFirefox-translations >= 10.0-0.3.2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3
  • MozillaFirefox >= 17.0.4esr-0.10.42
  • MozillaFirefox-translations >= 17.0.4esr-0.10.42
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4
  • MozillaFirefox >= 31.7.0esr-0.8.1
  • MozillaFirefox-translations >= 31.7.0esr-0.8.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4
  • MozillaFirefox-devel >= 31.7.0esr-0.8.1