Bug 452712 - (CVE-2008-2810) CVE-2008-2810 Firefox arbitrary file disclosure
CVE-2008-2810 Firefox arbitrary file disclosure
Status: CLOSED ERRATA
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability (Show other bugs)
unspecified
All Linux
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Assigned To: Red Hat Product Security
impact=moderate,source=mozilla,public...
: Reopened, Security
Depends On: 450668 450670 450671 450672 450673 450674 451026 451629 453954 453955
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Reported: 2008-06-24 11:35 EDT by Josh Bressers
Modified: 2010-12-23 16:07 EST (History)
3 users (show)

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Fixed In Version: 1.1.10-1.fc9
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Last Closed: 2010-12-23 16:07:47 EST
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Description Josh Bressers 2008-06-24 11:35:06 EDT
Mozilla community member Geoff reported a vulnerability in the way Mozilla opens
URL files sent directly to the browser. He demonstrated that such files were
opened with local file privileges, giving the remote content access to read from
the local filesystem. If a user opened a bookmark to a malicious page in this
manner, the page could potentially read from other local files on the user's
computer.
Comment 1 Josh Bressers 2008-06-24 11:36:05 EDT
This will be MFSA 2008-32
Comment 5 Fedora Update System 2008-07-06 02:13:27 EDT
devhelp-0.16.1-8.fc8, gtkmozembedmm-1.4.2.cvs20060817-21.fc8, yelp-2.20.0-10.fc8, gnome-web-photo-0.3-11.fc8, kazehakase-0.5.4-2.fc8.2, blam-1.8.3-16.fc8, epiphany-2.20.3-5.fc8, liferea-1.4.15-2.fc8, epiphany-extensions-2.20.1-8.fc8, galeon-2.0.4-3.fc8.3, openvrml-0.17.6-3.fc8, chmsee-1.0.0-2.31.fc8, ruby-gnome2-0.17.0-0.2.rc1.fc8, firefox-2.0.0.15-1.fc8, gnome-python2-extras-2.19.1-15.fc8, Miro-1.2.3-2.fc8 has been pushed to the Fedora 8 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
Comment 7 Fedora Update System 2008-07-08 22:44:49 EDT
seamonkey-1.1.10-1.fc9 has been pushed to the Fedora 9 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
Comment 8 Fedora Update System 2008-07-08 22:46:32 EDT
seamonkey-1.1.10-1.fc8 has been pushed to the Fedora 8 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
Comment 10 Vincent Danen 2010-12-23 16:07:47 EST
This was addressed via:

Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 2.1 (seamonkey) RHSA-2008:0547
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 3 (seamonkey) RHSA-2008:0547
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 (seamonkey) RHSA-2008:0547
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 (firefox) RHSA-2008:0549
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 5 (firefox) RHSA-2008:0569
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 (thunderbird) RHSA-2008:0616
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop version 5 (thunderbird) RHSA-2008:0616
RHEL Optional Productivity Applications version 5 (thunderbird) RHSA-2008:0616

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