Bug 700635 (CVE-2011-0071) - CVE-2011-0071 Mozilla directory traversal via resource protocol (MFSA 2011-16)
Summary: CVE-2011-0071 Mozilla directory traversal via resource protocol (MFSA 2011-16)
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Status: CLOSED ERRATA
Alias: CVE-2011-0071
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
medium
medium
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
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Blocks:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2011-04-28 21:06 UTC by Josh Bressers
Modified: 2019-09-29 12:44 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2013-04-12 21:32:18 UTC


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System ID Private Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2011:0471 0 normal SHIPPED_LIVE Critical: firefox security update 2011-04-29 03:20:52 UTC
Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2011:0475 0 normal SHIPPED_LIVE Critical: thunderbird security update 2011-04-29 03:09:31 UTC

Description Josh Bressers 2011-04-28 21:06:41 UTC
A directory traversal flaw was found in Firefox's resource:// protocol
handler. If a user processed malicious content, it could use this flaw to
gain access to arbitrary files on the user's system.

Comment 1 Vincent Danen 2011-04-28 23:54:24 UTC
This is now public:

http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2011/mfsa2011-16.html

Comment 2 errata-xmlrpc 2011-04-29 03:10:04 UTC
This issue has been addressed in following products:

  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6

Via RHSA-2011:0475 https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2011-0475.html

Comment 3 errata-xmlrpc 2011-04-29 03:21:42 UTC
This issue has been addressed in following products:

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

Via RHSA-2011:0471 https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2011-0471.html


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