Bug 630078 (CVE-2010-2764)

Summary: CVE-2010-2764 Mozilla Information leak via XMLHttpRequest statusText (MFSA 2010-63)
Product: [Other] Security Response Reporter: Josh Bressers <bressers>
Component: vulnerabilityAssignee: Red Hat Product Security <security-response-team>
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Version: unspecifiedCC: gecko-bugs-nobody, security-response-team, vdanen
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Description Josh Bressers 2010-09-03 16:14:28 UTC
Matt Haggard reported that the statusText property of an XMLHttpRequest
object is readable by the requestor even when the request is made across
origins. This status information reveals the presence of a web server and
could be used to gather information about servers on internal private

Comment 1 Vincent Danen 2010-09-07 23:34:32 UTC
This is now public:


Comment 2 errata-xmlrpc 2010-09-08 00:34:17 UTC
This issue has been addressed in following products:

  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4
  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5

Via RHSA-2010:0681 https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2010-0681.html