Netscape Communications Corporation Information for VU#996798

Mozilla Firefox insecurely handles content from external applications

Status

Affected

Vendor Statement

No statement is currently available from the vendor regarding this vulnerability.

Vendor Information

The vendor has not provided us with any further information regarding this vulnerability.

Vendor References

None

Addendum

The default configuration of Netscape 8 is to open an external URI in a new tab. So although Netscape 8 contains the vulnerability, the default configuration prevents exploitation of it.

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