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Alpine Linux: CVE-2017-5409: firefox-esr Multiple vulnerabilities

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Alpine Linux: CVE-2017-5409: firefox-esr Multiple vulnerabilities

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:P)
Published
03/13/2017
Created
07/25/2018
Added
09/20/2017
Modified
12/04/2019

Description

The Mozilla Windows updater can be called by a non-privileged user to delete an arbitrary local file by passing a special path to the callback parameter through the Mozilla Maintenance Service, which has privileged access. Note: This attack requires local system access and only affects Windows. Other operating systems are not affected. This vulnerability affects Firefox ESR < 45.8 and Firefox < 52.

Solution(s)

  • alpine-linux-upgrade-firefox-esr

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