CVE-2005-4874

2005-12-31T05:00:00
ID CVE-2005-4874
Type cve
Reporter cve@mitre.org
Modified 2017-08-08T01:29:00

Description

The XMLHttpRequest object in Mozilla 1.7.8 supports the HTTP TRACE method, which allows remote attackers to obtain (1) proxy authentication passwords via a request with a "Max-Forwards: 0" header or (2) arbitrary local passwords on the web server that hosts this object.