CVE-2013-1699

MEDIUM

Description

The Internationalized Domain Name (IDN) display algorithm in Mozilla Firefox before 22.0 does not properly handle the .com, .name, and .net top-level domains, which allows remote attackers to spoof the address bar via unspecified homograph characters.

References

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2013-07/msg00005.html

http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2013/mfsa2013-61.html

http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-1890-1

https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=840882

https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A17296

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2013-06-26

Updated: 2017-09-19

Type: CWE-310

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

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

Impact Score: 2.9

Exploitability Score: 10

Severity: MEDIUM