Vulnerability CVE-2005-0238


Published: 2005-05-02   Modified: 2012-02-12

Description:
The International Domain Name (IDN) support in Epiphany allows remote attackers to spoof domain names using punycode encoded domain names that are decoded in URLs and SSL certificates in a way that uses homograph characters from other character sets, which facilitates phishing attacks.

Vendor: Opera software
Product: Opera web browser 
Version: 7.54;
Vendor: Omnigroup
Product: Omniweb 
Version: 5;
Vendor: Mozilla
Product: Mozilla 
Version:
1.6
1.5.1
1.5
1.4.4
1.4.2
1.4.1
1.4
1.3.1
1.3
1.2.1
1.2
1.1
1.0.2
1.0.1
1.0
0.9.9
0.9.8
0.9.7
0.9.6
0.9.5
0.9.48
0.9.4.1
0.9.4
0.9.35
0.9.3
0.9.2.1
0.9.2
0.8
Product: Firefox 
Version: 1.0;
Product: Camino 
Version: 0.8.5;
Vendor: Gnome
Product: Epiphany 

CVSS2 => (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)

CVSS Base Score
Impact Subscore
Exploitability Subscore
5/10
2.9/10
10/10
Exploit range
Attack complexity
Authentication
Remote
Low
No required
Confidentiality impact
Integrity impact
Availability impact
None
Partial
None

 References:
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/beta/show_bug.cgi?id=147399
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/19236
http://www.shmoo.com/idn/homograph.txt
http://www.shmoo.com/idn
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/12461
http://lists.grok.org.uk/pipermail/full-disclosure/2005-February/031459.html

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