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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2005-0141

Firefox before 1.0 and Mozilla before 1.7.5 allow remote attackers to load local files via links "with a custom getter and toString method" that are middle-clicked by the user to be opened in a new tab.
Publish Date : 2005-05-02 Last Update Date : 2017-10-11
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
Access Complexity High (Specialized access conditions exist. It is hard to exploit and several special conditions must be satisfied to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s)
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat low 2005-01-20 2005-01-19
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
Firefox before 1.0 and Mozilla before 1.7.5 allows inactive (background) tabs to launch dialog boxes, which can allow re... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10756 unix
Mozilla Local File Loading Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:100057 windows
RHSA-2005:323: mozilla security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20050323 unix
RHSA-2005:323: mozilla security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:2005323 unix
RHSA-2005:335: mozilla security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20050335 unix
RHSA-2005:335: mozilla security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:2005335 unix
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2005-0141

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Mozilla Firefox 0.8 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Mozilla Firefox 0.9 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Mozilla Firefox 0.9.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Mozilla Firefox 0.9.2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Mozilla Firefox 0.9.3 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Mozilla Mozilla 1.7 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Mozilla Mozilla 1.7 RC3 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Mozilla Mozilla 1.7.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Mozilla Mozilla 1.7.2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Mozilla Mozilla 1.7.3 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Mozilla Firefox 5
Mozilla Mozilla 5

- References For CVE-2005-0141
BID 12407 Multiple Mozilla/Firefox/Thunderbird Vulnerabilities Release Date:2007-01-25
XF mozilla-firefox-file-upload(19168)
REDHAT RHSA-2005:335
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10756
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:100057

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2005-0141

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit for more information)

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