CVE-2015-0798

MEDIUM

Description

The Reader mode feature in Mozilla Firefox before 37.0.1 on Android, and Desktop Firefox pre-release, does not properly handle privileged URLs, which makes it easier for remote attackers to execute arbitrary JavaScript code with chrome privileges by leveraging the ability to bypass the Same Origin Policy.

References

http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2015/mfsa2015-43.html

http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/bulletinapr2016-2952098.html

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1032029

https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1147597

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201512-10

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2015-04-08

Updated: 2016-12-07

Type: CWE-264

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