Mozilla Firefox Input Type HTML Tag Unauthorized Access (deprecated)
Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 2116
SynopsisThe remote host may be tricked into running an executable file.
DescriptionThe remote host is using a vulnerable version of Mozilla, an open-source web browser. It is reported that Mozilla versions prior 1.7.1 present an issue in the INPUT tag. An attacker may craft a malicious web page that may secretly upload files readable by the victim on a remote computer.
SolutionUpgrade or patch according to vendor recommendations.