Fix for Mozilla XMLHttpRequest

Monday, 6 May 2002, 10:59 AM EST

The fix for the XMLHttpRequest file disclosure vulnerability (Bugtraq id 4628) reported by GreyMagic Software has been checked into the Mozilla source tree. The fix is included in new Mozilla 1.0 branch nightly builds dated 2 May 2002 or later available through mozilla.org.

The fix will be included in the upcoming Mozilla 1.0 release and any further 1.0 Release Candidates distributed through mozilla.org. For more
information on the fix please see bug report 141061 in the Mozilla
project's public bug database.

[ Read more ]

Comment:

According to the GreyMagic Security Advisory all tested versions of Mozilla (0.9.7+) on Windows and other versions/platforms are believed to be vulnerable. This is the original advisory:





Spotlight

Hackers indicted for stealing Apache helicopter training software

Posted on 1 October 2014.  |  Members of a computer hacking ring have been charged with breaking into computer networks of prominent technology companies and the US Army and stealing more than $100 million in intellectual property and other proprietary data.


Weekly newsletter

Reading our newsletter every Monday will keep you up-to-date with security news.
  



Daily digest

Receive a daily digest of the latest security news.
  

DON'T
MISS

Thu, Oct 2nd
    COPYRIGHT 1998-2014 BY HELP NET SECURITY.   // READ OUR PRIVACY POLICY // ABOUT US // ADVERTISE //