CVE-2006-2783

Published: 02 June 2006

Mozilla Firefox and Thunderbird before 1.5.0.4 strip the Unicode Byte-order-Mark (BOM) from a UTF-8 page before the page is passed to the parser, which allows remote attackers to conduct cross-site scripting (XSS) attacks via a BOM sequence in the middle of a dangerous tag such as SCRIPT.

Priority

Unknown

Status

Package Release Status
firefox
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream Needs triage

firefox-granparadiso
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream Needs triage

lightning-sunbird
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream Needs triage

midbrowser
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream Needs triage

mozilla-thunderbird
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream Needs triage

xulrunner
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream Needs triage