Mozilla Product(s) 'javascript:' URI XSS Vulnerability - Sep09 (Linux)

2009-09-07T00:00:00
ID OPENVAS:1361412562310800886
Type openvas
Reporter Copyright (C) 2009 Greenbone Networks GmbH
Modified 2018-12-03T00:00:00

Description

This host is installed with Mozilla Product(s) and is prone to Cross-Site Scripting vulnerability.

                                        
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# OpenVAS Vulnerability Test
# $Id: gb_mozilla_prdts_js_uri_xss_vuln_sep09_lin.nasl 12629 2018-12-03 15:19:43Z cfischer $
#
# Mozilla Product(s) 'javascript:' URI XSS Vulnerability - Sep09 (Linux)
#
# Authors:
# Sharath S <sharaths@secpod.com>
#
# Copyright:
# Copyright (c) 2009 Greenbone Networks GmbH, http://www.greenbone.net
#
# This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
# it under the terms of the GNU General Public License version 2
# (or any later version), as published by the Free Software Foundation.
#
# This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful,
# but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of
# MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the
# GNU General Public License for more details.
#
# You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License
# along with this program; if not, write to the Free Software
# Foundation, Inc., 51 Franklin St, Fifth Floor, Boston, MA 02110-1301 USA.
###############################################################################

if(description)
{
  script_oid("1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.800886");
  script_version("$Revision: 12629 $");
  script_tag(name:"last_modification", value:"$Date: 2018-12-03 16:19:43 +0100 (Mon, 03 Dec 2018) $");
  script_tag(name:"creation_date", value:"2009-09-07 19:45:38 +0200 (Mon, 07 Sep 2009)");
  script_tag(name:"cvss_base", value:"4.3");
  script_tag(name:"cvss_base_vector", value:"AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N");
  script_cve_id("CVE-2009-3010", "CVE-2009-3014");
  script_name("Mozilla Product(s) 'javascript:' URI XSS Vulnerability - Sep09 (Linux)");
  script_xref(name:"URL", value:"http://websecurity.com.ua/3315/");
  script_xref(name:"URL", value:"http://websecurity.com.ua/3323/");
  script_xref(name:"URL", value:"http://websecurity.com.ua/3373/");
  script_xref(name:"URL", value:"http://websecurity.com.ua/3386/");
  script_xref(name:"URL", value:"http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/506163/100/0/threaded");

  script_category(ACT_GATHER_INFO);
  script_copyright("Copyright (C) 2009 Greenbone Networks GmbH");
  script_family("General");
  script_dependencies("gb_firefox_detect_lin.nasl", "gb_seamonkey_detect_lin.nasl", "gb_mozilla_detect_lin.nasl");
  script_mandatory_keys("Mozilla/Firefox_or_Seamonkey_or_Thunderbird/Linux/Installed");
  script_tag(name:"impact", value:"Successful exploitation will allow attackers to conduct
Cross-Site Scripting attacks in the victim's system.");
  script_tag(name:"affected", value:"Mozilla, Firefox version 3.0.13 and prior, 3.5 and 3.6/3.7 a1
pre Moziila Browser 1.7.x and prior. Seamonkey 1.1.17 on Linux.");
  script_tag(name:"insight", value:"Application fails to sanitise the 'javascript:' and 'data:'
URIs in Refresh headers or Location headers in HTTP responses, which can be
exploited via vectors related to injecting a Refresh header or Location HTTP
response header.");
  script_tag(name:"solution", value:"No known solution was made available for at least one year since the disclosure
  of this vulnerability. Likely none will be provided anymore. General solution options are to upgrade to a newer
  release, disable respective features, remove the product or replace the product by another one.");
  script_tag(name:"summary", value:"This host is installed with Mozilla Product(s) and is prone to
Cross-Site Scripting vulnerability.");
  script_tag(name:"solution_type", value:"WillNotFix");
  script_tag(name:"qod_type", value:"executable_version");
  exit(0);
}


include("version_func.inc");

ffVer = get_kb_item("Firefox/Linux/Ver");

if(ffVer)
{
  if(version_is_less_equal(version:ffVer, test_version:"3.0.13")||
    version_is_equal(version:ffVer, test_version:"3.5"))
  {
    security_message( port: 0, data: "The target host was found to be vulnerable" );
    exit(0);
  }
  else if(ffVer =~ "^3\.[6|7]a1pre")
  {
    security_message( port: 0, data: "The target host was found to be vulnerable" );
    exit(0);
  }
}

smVer = get_kb_item("Seamonkey/Linux/Ver");
if(smVer != NULL)
{
  if(version_is_equal(version:smVer, test_version:"1.1.17"))
  {
    security_message( port: 0, data: "The target host was found to be vulnerable" );
    exit(0);
  }
}

# For Mozilla Browser
mbVer = get_kb_item("Mozilla/Linux/Ver");
if(mbVer)
{
  if(version_is_less_equal(version:mbVer, test_version:"1.7.13")){
    security_message( port: 0, data: "The target host was found to be vulnerable" );
  }
}