Bug 660422 - (CVE-2010-3775) CVE-2010-3775 Mozilla Java security bypass from LiveConnect loaded via data: URL meta refresh (MFSA 2010-79)
CVE-2010-3775 Mozilla Java security bypass from LiveConnect loaded via data: ...
Status: CLOSED ERRATA
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability (Show other bugs)
unspecified
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Assigned To: Red Hat Product Security
public=20101209,reported=20101203,sou...
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Reported: 2010-12-06 14:05 EST by Josh Bressers
Modified: 2015-08-19 05:00 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2013-04-11 18:06:25 EDT
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Description Josh Bressers 2010-12-06 14:05:50 EST
Security researcher Gregory Fleischer reported that when a Java LiveConnect
script was loaded via a data: URL which redirects via a meta refresh, then
the resulting plugin object was created with the wrong security principal
and thus received elevated privileges such as the abilities to read local
files, launch processes, and create network connections.
Comment 1 Vincent Danen 2010-12-09 17:06:39 EST
This is now public:

http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2010/mfsa2010-79.html
Comment 2 errata-xmlrpc 2010-12-09 18:09:12 EST
This issue has been addressed in following products:

  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4
  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6

Via RHSA-2010:0966 https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2010-0966.html
Comment 3 errata-xmlrpc 2010-12-09 18:30:04 EST
This issue has been addressed in following products:

  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4

Via RHSA-2010:0967 https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2010-0967.html

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