Mozilla Browser 'onclick' Property Cross Domain Violation (deprecated)

Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 1323

Synopsis

The remote web browser may be tricked into passing browsing information to a malicious website.

Description

The remote host is running a version of the Mozilla browser that may allow access to information in other browser windows. Upon the execution of code through the 'onclick' property, a violation in browser security zone policy would occur that allows the original web site to view the contents of web pages in other browser windows.

Solution

Upgrade to the latest version of Mozilla.

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 1323

Family: SMTP Clients

Published: 2004/08/20

Modified: 2016/01/21

Dependencies: 1330

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSSv2

Base Score: 4.3

Temporal Score: 3.6

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSSv3

Base Score: 5.3

Temporal Score: 4.9

Vector: CVSS3#AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:N/A:N

Temporal Vector: CVSS3#E:F/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:mozilla:mozilla

Reference Information

BID: 7363