Bug 566051 - (CVE-2009-3988) CVE-2009-3988 Mozilla violation of same-origin policy due to properties set on objects passed to showModalDialog (MFSA 2010-04)
CVE-2009-3988 Mozilla violation of same-origin policy due to properties set o...
Status: CLOSED ERRATA
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability (Show other bugs)
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Depends On: 566693
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Reported: 2010-02-16 19:47 EST by Vincent Danen
Modified: 2013-04-12 14:13 EDT (History)
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Description Vincent Danen 2010-02-16 19:47:24 EST
Security researcher Hidetake Jo of Microsoft Vulnerability Research reported
that the properties set on an object passed to showModalDialog were readable by
the document contained in the dialog, even when the document was from a
different domain. This is a violation of the same-origin policy and could
result in a website running untrusted JavaScript if it assumed the
dialogArguments could not be initialized by another site.

An anonymous security researcher, via TippingPoint's Zero Day Initiative, also
independently reported this issue to Mozilla.
Comment 2 errata-xmlrpc 2010-02-17 16:15:16 EST
This issue has been addressed in following products:

  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4
  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5

Via RHSA-2010:0112 https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2010-0112.html
Comment 3 Fedora Update System 2010-02-18 05:08:01 EST
firefox-3.5.8-1.fc12,xulrunner-1.9.1.8-1.fc12 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 12.
http://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/firefox-3.5.8-1.fc12,xulrunner-1.9.1.8-1.fc12
Comment 4 Fedora Update System 2010-02-18 10:18:27 EST
gnome-python2-extras-2.25.3-16.fc12,perl-Gtk2-MozEmbed-0.08-6.fc12.11,blam-1.8.5-22.fc12,gnome-web-photo-0.9-5.fc12,mozvoikko-1.0-8.fc12,firefox-3.5.8-1.fc12,xulrunner-1.9.1.8-1.fc12 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 12.
http://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/gnome-python2-extras-2.25.3-16.fc12,perl-Gtk2-MozEmbed-0.08-6.fc12.11,blam-1.8.5-22.fc12,gnome-web-photo-0.9-5.fc12,mozvoikko-1.0-8.fc12,firefox-3.5.8-1.fc12,xulrunner-1.9.1.8-1.fc12
Comment 5 Fedora Update System 2010-02-18 10:27:47 EST
gnome-python2-extras-2.25.3-16.fc12,perl-Gtk2-MozEmbed-0.08-6.fc12.11,blam-1.8.5-22.fc12,gnome-web-photo-0.9-5.fc12,mozvoikko-1.0-8.fc12,firefox-3.5.8-1.fc12,xulrunner-1.9.1.8-1.fc12 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 12.
http://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/gnome-python2-extras-2.25.3-16.fc12,perl-Gtk2-MozEmbed-0.08-6.fc12.11,blam-1.8.5-22.fc12,gnome-web-photo-0.9-5.fc12,mozvoikko-1.0-8.fc12,firefox-3.5.8-1.fc12,xulrunner-1.9.1.8-1.fc12
Comment 6 Fedora Update System 2010-02-18 10:27:56 EST
gnome-python2-extras-2.25.3-16.fc12,perl-Gtk2-MozEmbed-0.08-6.fc12.11,blam-1.8.5-22.fc12,gnome-web-photo-0.9-5.fc12,mozvoikko-1.0-8.fc12,firefox-3.5.8-1.fc12,xulrunner-1.9.1.8-1.fc12 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 12.
http://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/gnome-python2-extras-2.25.3-16.fc12,perl-Gtk2-MozEmbed-0.08-6.fc12.11,blam-1.8.5-22.fc12,gnome-web-photo-0.9-5.fc12,mozvoikko-1.0-8.fc12,firefox-3.5.8-1.fc12,xulrunner-1.9.1.8-1.fc12
Comment 7 Fedora Update System 2010-02-18 10:30:22 EST
galeon-2.0.7-20.fc12,gnome-python2-extras-2.25.3-16.fc12,perl-Gtk2-MozEmbed-0.08-6.fc12.11,blam-1.8.5-22.fc12,gnome-web-photo-0.9-5.fc12,mozvoikko-1.0-8.fc12,firefox-3.5.8-1.fc12,xulrunner-1.9.1.8-1.fc12 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 12.
http://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/galeon-2.0.7-20.fc12,gnome-python2-extras-2.25.3-16.fc12,perl-Gtk2-MozEmbed-0.08-6.fc12.11,blam-1.8.5-22.fc12,gnome-web-photo-0.9-5.fc12,mozvoikko-1.0-8.fc12,firefox-3.5.8-1.fc12,xulrunner-1.9.1.8-1.fc12
Comment 8 Fedora Update System 2010-02-18 11:40:51 EST
chmsee-1.0.1-15.fc11,epiphany-2.26.3-8.fc11,blam-1.8.5-18.fc11,pcmanx-gtk2-0.3.9-2.20100210svn.fc11,galeon-2.0.7-20.fc11,hulahop-0.4.9-12.fc11,eclipse-3.4.2-20.fc11,evolution-rss-0.1.4-10.fc11,gnome-web-photo-0.7-10.fc11,gnome-python2-extras-2.25.3-11.fc11,monodevelop-2.0-9.fc11,Miro-2.5.4-2.fc11,kazehakase-0.5.8-5.fc11,mozvoikko-0.9.7-0.11.rc1.fc11,google-gadgets-0.11.1-5.fc11,perl-Gtk2-MozEmbed-0.08-6.fc11.9,ruby-gnome2-0.19.3-6.fc11,yelp-2.26.0-11.fc11,epiphany-extensions-2.26.1-10.fc11,firefox-3.5.8-1.fc11,xulrunner-1.9.1.8-1.fc11 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 11.
http://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/chmsee-1.0.1-15.fc11,epiphany-2.26.3-8.fc11,blam-1.8.5-18.fc11,pcmanx-gtk2-0.3.9-2.20100210svn.fc11,galeon-2.0.7-20.fc11,hulahop-0.4.9-12.fc11,eclipse-3.4.2-20.fc11,evolution-rss-0.1.4-10.fc11,gnome-web-photo-0.7-10.fc11,gnome-python2-extras-2.25.3-11.fc11,monodevelop-2.0-9.fc11,Miro-2.5.4-2.fc11,kazehakase-0.5.8-5.fc11,mozvoikko-0.9.7-0.11.rc1.fc11,google-gadgets-0.11.1-5.fc11,perl-Gtk2-MozEmbed-0.08-6.fc11.9,ruby-gnome2-0.19.3-6.fc11,yelp-2.26.0-11.fc11,epiphany-extensions-2.26.1-10.fc11,firefox-3.5.8-1.fc11,xulrunner-1.9.1.8-1.fc11
Comment 10 Fedora Update System 2010-02-19 19:13:10 EST
seamonkey-2.0.3-1.fc12 has been pushed to the Fedora 12 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
Comment 11 Fedora Update System 2010-02-19 19:14:15 EST
firefox-3.5.8-1.fc11, xulrunner-1.9.1.8-1.fc11, chmsee-1.0.1-15.fc11, epiphany-2.26.3-8.fc11, blam-1.8.5-18.fc11, pcmanx-gtk2-0.3.9-2.20100210svn.fc11, galeon-2.0.7-20.fc11, hulahop-0.4.9-12.fc11, eclipse-3.4.2-20.fc11, evolution-rss-0.1.4-10.fc11, gnome-web-photo-0.7-10.fc11, gnome-python2-extras-2.25.3-11.fc11, monodevelop-2.0-9.fc11, Miro-2.5.4-2.fc11, kazehakase-0.5.8-5.fc11, mozvoikko-0.9.7-0.11.rc1.fc11, google-gadgets-0.11.1-5.fc11, perl-Gtk2-MozEmbed-0.08-6.fc11.9, ruby-gnome2-0.19.3-6.fc11, yelp-2.26.0-11.fc11, epiphany-extensions-2.26.1-10.fc11 has been pushed to the Fedora 11 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
Comment 12 Fedora Update System 2010-02-19 19:28:32 EST
firefox-3.5.8-1.fc12, xulrunner-1.9.1.8-1.fc12, gnome-python2-extras-2.25.3-16.fc12, perl-Gtk2-MozEmbed-0.08-6.fc12.11, blam-1.8.5-22.fc12, gnome-web-photo-0.9-5.fc12, mozvoikko-1.0-8.fc12, galeon-2.0.7-20.fc12 has been pushed to the Fedora 12 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.

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