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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2014-1583

The Alarm API in Mozilla Firefox before 33.0 and Firefox ESR 31.x before 31.2 does not properly restrict toJSON calls, which allows remote attackers to bypass the Same Origin Policy via crafted API calls that access sensitive information within the JSON data of an alarm.
Publish Date : 2014-10-15 Last Update Date : 2016-12-22
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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 Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Bypass a restriction or similar
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
DEPRECATED: DSA-3050-2 -- xulrunner update oval:org.mitre.oval:def:28072 unix
DSA-3050-3 -- iceweasel security update oval:org.mitre.oval:def:28285 unix
ELSA-2014-1635 -- firefox security update oval:org.mitre.oval:def:27134 unix
RHSA-2014:1635: firefox security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20141635 unix
RHSA-2014:1635: firefox security update (Critical) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:26899 unix
SUSE-SU-2014:1385-1 -- Security update for MozillaFirefox (important) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:28321 unix
SUSE-SU-2014:1458-3 -- Security update for MozillaFirefox (important) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:27600 unix
SUSE-SU-2014:1458-2 -- Security update for MozillaFirefox (important) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:27515 unix
SUSE-SU-2014:1458-1 -- Security update for MozillaFirefox (important) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:28218 unix
SUSE-SU-2014:1510-1 -- Security update for MozillaFirefox and mozilla-nss (moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:28150 unix
USN-2372-1 -- Firefox vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:26973 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-2014-1583

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Mozilla Firefox * * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Mozilla Firefox 30.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Mozilla Firefox 31.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Mozilla Firefox 31.1.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Mozilla Firefox Esr 31.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Mozilla Firefox Esr 31.1.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Mozilla Firefox 4
Mozilla Firefox Esr 2

- References For CVE-2014-1583
BID 70424 Mozilla Firefox CVE-2014-1583 Same Origin Policy Security Bypass Vulnerability Release Date:2014-11-25 CONFIRM CONFIRM
SECTRACK 1031028
FEDORA FEDORA-2014-13042
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2014:1344
SECTRACK 1031030
FEDORA FEDORA-2014-14084
REDHAT RHSA-2014:1635
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2014:1345
GENTOO GLSA-201504-01

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2014-1583

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

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