CVE-2008-5012

MEDIUM

Description

Mozilla Firefox 2.x before 2.0.0.18, Thunderbird 2.x before 2.0.0.18, and SeaMonkey 1.x before 1.1.13 do not properly change the source URI when processing a canvas element and an HTTP redirect, which allows remote attackers to bypass the same origin policy and access arbitrary images that are not directly accessible to the attacker. NOTE: this issue can be leveraged to enumerate software on the client by performing redirections related to moz-icon.

References

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-11/msg00004.html

http://scary.beasts.org/security/CESA-2008-009.html

http://scarybeastsecurity.blogspot.com/2008/11/firefox-cross-domain-image-theft-and.html

http://secunia.com/advisories/32684

http://secunia.com/advisories/32693

http://secunia.com/advisories/32694

http://secunia.com/advisories/32714

http://secunia.com/advisories/32715

http://secunia.com/advisories/32778

http://secunia.com/advisories/32798

http://secunia.com/advisories/32845

http://secunia.com/advisories/32853

http://secunia.com/advisories/33433

http://secunia.com/advisories/33434

http://secunia.com/advisories/34501

http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-256408-1

http://ubuntu.com/usn/usn-667-1

http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1669

http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1671

http://www.debian.org/security/2009/dsa-1696

http://www.debian.org/security/2009/dsa-1697

http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:228

http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:235

http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2008/mfsa2008-48.html

http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0976.html

http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0977.html

http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/498468

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/32281

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/32351

http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1021187

http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA08-319A.html

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/3146

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/0977

https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=355126

https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=451619

https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A10750

https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-November/msg00366.html

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2008-11-13

Updated: 2017-09-29

Type: CWE-200

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)

Impact Score: 2.9

Exploitability Score: 10

Severity: MEDIUM