The GeckoActiveXObject function in Mozilla Firefox before 3.0.16 and
3.5.x before 3.5.6, and SeaMonkey before 2.0.1, generates different
exception messages depending on whether the referenced COM object is
listed in the registry, which allows remote attackers to obtain
potentially sensitive information about installed software by making
multiple calls that specify the ProgID values of different COM
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