CVE-2008-4068

Published: 24 September 2008

Directory traversal vulnerability in Mozilla Firefox before 2.0.0.17 and 3.x before 3.0.2, Thunderbird before 2.0.0.17, and SeaMonkey before 1.1.12 allows remote attackers to bypass "restrictions imposed on local HTML files," and obtain sensitive information and prompt users to write this information into a file, via directory traversal sequences in a resource: URI.

Priority

Medium

Status

Package Release Status
firefox
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream
Released (2.0.0.17)
firefox-3.0
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream
Released (3.0.3)
iceape
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream Needs triage

mozilla-thunderbird
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream Needs triage

seamonkey
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream
Released (1.1.12)
thunderbird
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream
Released (2.0.0.17)
xulrunner
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream Needs triage

xulrunner-1.9
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream
Released (1.9.0.3)