XSS with XPCNativeWrapper(window).Function(...)
- July 25, 2006
- Firefox, SeaMonkey, Thunderbird
- Fixed in
- Firefox 22.214.171.124
- SeaMonkey 1.0.3
- Thunderbird 126.96.36.199
shutdown reports that cross-site scripting (XSS) attacks could be performed using the construct XPCNativeWrapper(window).Function(...), which created a function that appeared to belong to the window in question even after it had been navigated to the target site.
This vulnerability was introduced during Firefox 1.5 development, it does not affect Firefox 1.0 or Mozilla Suite 1.7
Exploit details withheld until after the upgrade period.