CVE-2005-0587

LOW

Description

Firefox before 1.0.1 and Mozilla before 1.7.6 allows remote malicious web sites to overwrite arbitrary files by tricking the user into downloading a .LNK (link) file twice, which overwrites the file that was referenced in the first .LNK file.

References

http://secunia.com/advisories/19823

http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/mfsa2005-21.html

http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2006_04_25.html

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/12659

https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A100037

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2005-03-25

Updated: 2017-10-11

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 2.6

Vector: AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N

Impact Score: 2.9

Exploitability Score: 4.9

Severity: LOW