CVE Details

Release Date:2016-03-08


Mozilla Firefox before 45.0 and Firefox ESR 38.x before 38.7 mishandlea navigation sequence that returns to the original page, which allows remote attackers to spoof the address bar via vectors involving the history.back method and the location.protocol property.

See more information about CVE-2016-1965 from MITRE CVE dictionary and NIST NVD

CVSS v2.0 metrics

NOTE: The following CVSS v2.0 metrics and score provided are preliminary and subject to review.

Base Score: 4.3 Base Metrics: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N
Access Vector: Network Attack Complexity: Medium
Authentication: None required Confidentiality Impact: None
Integrity Impact: Partial Availability Impact: None

Errata information

PlatformErrataRelease Date
Oracle Linux version 5 (firefox)ELSA-2016-03732016-03-09
Oracle Linux version 6 (firefox)ELSA-2016-03732016-03-09
Oracle Linux version 7 (firefox)ELSA-2016-03732016-03-09

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