DescriptionMozilla Firefox before 22.214.171.124, Thunderbird before 126.96.36.199 and 2.x before 188.8.131.52, and SeaMonkey before 1.1.4 allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands via certain vectors associated with launching "a file handling program based on the file extension at the end of the URI," a variant of CVE-2007-4041. NOTE: the vendor states that "it is still possible to launch a filetype handler based on extension rather than the registered protocol handler."
Overall state of this security issue: Resolved
This issue is currently rated as having critical severity.
|National Vulnerability Database|
SUSE Security Advisories:
- SUSE-SA:2007:057, published Thu, 25 Oct 2007 18:00:00 +0000
SUSE Timeline for this CVECVE page created: Tue Jul 9 15:43:25 2013
CVE page last modified: Mon Feb 13 11:22:30 2023