|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2012-660|
|Date Published:||16 Dec 2012|
|Last Updated:||9 Jul 2018|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?||Mozilla Foundation Firefox 16.0|
|Vulnerability Description||An information disclosure vulnerability has been reported in Mozilla Firefox. The vulnerability is due to a design weakness when handling a cross domain object. A remote attacker can exploit the vulnerability by enticing a user to open a specially crafted web page with an affected version of Firefox. Successful exploitation could result in sensitive information disclosure.|
This protection will detect and block attempts to exploit this vulnerability
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This protection's log will contain the following information:
Attack Name: Web Client Enforcement Violation.
Attack Information: Mozilla Firefox cross domain information disclosure