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Mozilla Firefox UniversalBrowserRead Privilege Escalation Vulnerability

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Mozilla Firefox UniversalBrowserRead Privilege Escalation Vulnerability

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
07/26/2006
Created
07/25/2018
Added
08/01/2006
Modified
02/13/2015

Description

Mozilla Firefox before 1.5.0.5, Thunderbird before 1.5.0.5, and SeaMonkey before 1.0.3 allows scripts with the UniversalBrowserRead privilege to gain UniversalXPConnect privileges and possibly execute code or obtain sensitive data by reading into a privileged context.

Solution(s)

  • mozilla-firefox-upgrade-1_5_0_5
  • mozilla-firefox-upgrade-latest

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