CVE-ID

CVE-2002-1204

• Severity Rating • Fix Information • Vulnerable Software Versions • SCAP Mappings
Description
Netscape Communicator 4.x allows attackers to use a link to steal a user's preferences, including potentially sensitive information such as URL history, e-mail address, and possibly the e-mail password, by redefining the user_pref() function and accessing the prefs.js file, which is stored in a directory with a predictable name.
References
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Date Entry Created
20021014 Disclaimer: The entry creation date may reflect when the CVE-ID was allocated or reserved, and does not necessarily indicate when this vulnerability was discovered, shared with the affected vendor, publicly disclosed, or updated in CVE.
Phase (Legacy)
Modified (20050610)
Votes (Legacy)
NOOP(3) Armstrong, Cole, Cox
REVIEWING(1) Wall
Comments (Legacy)
Proposed (Legacy)
20030317
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