Bug 179170 - CVE-2006-0296 XULDocument.persist() RDF data injection
CVE-2006-0296 XULDocument.persist() RDF data injection
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: mozilla (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Christopher Aillon
Ben Levenson
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Reported: 2006-01-27 16:04 EST by Josh Bressers
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:11 EST (History)
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Fixed In Version: mozilla-1.7.12-1.5.2
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2006-02-26 04:53:19 EST
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Description Josh Bressers 2006-01-27 16:04:51 EST
XULDocument.persist() RDF data injection

XULDocument.persist() function doesn't verify whether the second
argument is a valid attribute name.  Thus, an attacker can inject
bogus RDF data into localstore.rdf in order to run arbitrary

Comment 2 Fedora Update System 2006-02-02 18:35:33 EST
From User-Agent: XML-RPC

mozilla-1.7.12-1.5.2 has been pushed for FC4, which should resolve this issue.  If these problems are still present in this version, then please make note of it in this bug report.
Comment 3 David Eisenstein 2006-02-26 04:43:34 EST
Should this bug as well as bug 179164 and bug 179167 be closed ERRATA, since
the packages have been pushed to updates?
Comment 4 David Eisenstein 2006-02-26 04:53:19 EST
Closing this bug CURRENTRELEASE.

Update announcement FEDORA-2006-075 for this issue is at:
Comment 5 David Eisenstein 2006-04-22 03:43:04 EDT
Forgive the bug-spam.  Just checking something, regarding bug # 189589.

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