Firefox Information Disclosure Vulnerability Jan09 (Windows)

2009-01-28T00:00:00
ID OPENVAS:1361412562310900448
Type openvas
Reporter Copyright (C) 2009 SecPod
Modified 2020-04-27T00:00:00

Description

The host is installed with Mozilla Firefox browser and is prone to information disclosure vulnerability.

                                        
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# OpenVAS Vulnerability Test
#
# Firefox Information Disclosure Vulnerability Jan09 (Windows)
#
# Authors:
# Sujit Ghosal <sghosal@secpod.com>
#
# Copyright:
# Copyright (C) 2009 SecPod, http://www.secpod.com
#
# 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("1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.900448");
  script_version("2020-04-27T09:00:11+0000");
  script_tag(name:"last_modification", value:"2020-04-27 09:00:11 +0000 (Mon, 27 Apr 2020)");
  script_tag(name:"creation_date", value:"2009-01-28 13:27:12 +0100 (Wed, 28 Jan 2009)");
  script_tag(name:"cvss_base", value:"4.9");
  script_tag(name:"cvss_base_vector", value:"AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:N");
  script_cve_id("CVE-2008-5913");
  script_bugtraq_id(33276);
  script_name("Firefox Information Disclosure Vulnerability Jan09 (Windows)");
  script_xref(name:"URL", value:"http://www.trusteer.com/files/In-session-phishing-advisory-2.pdf");

  script_category(ACT_GATHER_INFO);
  script_copyright("Copyright (C) 2009 SecPod");
  script_family("Web application abuses");
  script_dependencies("gb_firefox_detect_portable_win.nasl");
  script_mandatory_keys("Firefox/Win/Ver");
  script_tag(name:"impact", value:"Successful exploitation will let the attacker execute arbitrary
  codes in the context of the web browser and can obtain sensitive information
  of the remote user through the web browser.");
  script_tag(name:"affected", value:"Mozilla Firefox version from 2.0 to 3.0.5 on Windows.");
  script_tag(name:"insight", value:"The Web Browser fails to properly enforce the same-origin policy, which leads
  to cross-domain information disclosure.");
  script_tag(name:"solution", value:"Upgrade to Mozilla Firefox version 3.6.3 or later");
  script_tag(name:"summary", value:"The host is installed with Mozilla Firefox browser and is prone
  to information disclosure vulnerability.");
  script_tag(name:"qod_type", value:"registry");
  script_tag(name:"solution_type", value:"VendorFix");
  script_xref(name:"URL", value:"http://www.getfirefox.com");
  exit(0);
}


include("version_func.inc");

firefoxVer = get_kb_item("Firefox/Win/Ver");
if(!firefoxVer){
  exit(0);
}

if(version_in_range(version:firefoxVer, test_version:"2.0",
                                        test_version2:"3.0.5")){
  report = report_fixed_ver(installed_version:firefoxVer, vulnerable_range:"2.0 - 3.0.5");
  security_message(port: 0, data: report);
}