Mozilla Firefox Security Bypass Vulnerabilities - Oct 12 (Windows)

2012-10-15T00:00:00
ID OPENVAS:1361412562310802991
Type openvas
Reporter Copyright (C) 2012 Greenbone Networks GmbH
Modified 2019-07-17T00:00:00

Description

The host is installed with Mozilla Firefox and is prone to multiple vulnerabilities.

                                        
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# OpenVAS Vulnerability Test
#
# Mozilla Firefox Security Bypass Vulnerabilities - Oct 12 (Windows)
#
# Authors:
# Madhuri D <dmadhuri@secpod.com>
#
# Copyright:
# Copyright (c) 2012 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("1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.802991");
  script_version("2019-07-17T11:14:11+0000");
  script_cve_id("CVE-2012-4192", "CVE-2012-4193");
  script_bugtraq_id(55889);
  script_tag(name:"cvss_base", value:"9.3");
  script_tag(name:"cvss_base_vector", value:"AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C");
  script_tag(name:"last_modification", value:"2019-07-17 11:14:11 +0000 (Wed, 17 Jul 2019)");
  script_tag(name:"creation_date", value:"2012-10-15 17:11:30 +0530 (Mon, 15 Oct 2012)");
  script_name("Mozilla Firefox Security Bypass Vulnerabilities - Oct 12 (Windows)");
  script_xref(name:"URL", value:"http://secunia.com/advisories/50856");
  script_xref(name:"URL", value:"http://secunia.com/advisories/50935");
  script_xref(name:"URL", value:"http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2012/mfsa2012-89.html");
  script_category(ACT_GATHER_INFO);
  script_copyright("Copyright (C) 2012 Greenbone Networks GmbH");
  script_family("General");
  script_dependencies("gb_firefox_detect_portable_win.nasl");
  script_mandatory_keys("Firefox/Win/Ver");
  script_tag(name:"impact", value:"Successful exploitation will let attackers to bypass the Same Origin Policy
  and read the properties of a Location object via a crafted web site.");
  script_tag(name:"affected", value:"Mozilla Firefox versions before 16.0.1 on Windows");
  script_tag(name:"insight", value:"Security wrappers are unwrapped without doing a security check in
  defaultValue(). This can allow for improper access to the Location object.");
  script_tag(name:"solution", value:"Upgrade to Mozilla Firefox version 16.0.1 or later.");
  script_tag(name:"summary", value:"The host is installed with Mozilla Firefox and is prone to multiple
  vulnerabilities.");
  script_tag(name:"qod_type", value:"registry");
  script_tag(name:"solution_type", value:"VendorFix");

  exit(0);
}


include("version_func.inc");


ffVer = get_kb_item("Firefox/Win/Ver");
if(ffVer)
{
  if(version_is_less(version:ffVer, test_version:"16.0"))
  {
    security_message( port: 0, data: "The target host was found to be vulnerable" );
    exit(0);
  }
}