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mozilla -- security icon spoofing

Affected packages
firefox < 0.9
linux-mozilla < 1.7
linux-mozilla-devel < 1.7
mozilla < 1.7,2
mozilla-gtk1 < 1.7


VuXML ID e9f9d232-0cb2-11d9-8a8a-000c41e2cdad
Discovery 2004-04-08
Entry 2004-09-22

Under certain situations it is possible for the security icon which Mozilla displays when connected to a site using SSL to be spoofed. This could be used to make so-called "phishing attacks" more difficult to detect.


CVE Name CVE-2004-0761