Rapid7 Vulnerability & Exploit Database

MFSA2013-15 Firefox: Privilege escalation through plugin objects (CVE-2013-0758)

Back to Search

MFSA2013-15 Firefox: Privilege escalation through plugin objects (CVE-2013-0758)

Severity
10
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
01/13/2013
Created
07/25/2018
Added
01/14/2013
Modified
04/05/2017

Description

Mozilla Firefox before 18.0, Firefox ESR 10.x before 10.0.12 and 17.x before 17.0.2, Thunderbird before 17.0.2, Thunderbird ESR 10.x before 10.0.12 and 17.x before 17.0.2, and SeaMonkey before 2.15 allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary JavaScript code with chrome privileges by leveraging improper interaction between plugin objects and SVG elements.

Solution(s)

  • mozilla-firefox-esr-upgrade-10_0_12
  • mozilla-firefox-esr-upgrade-17_0_2
  • mozilla-firefox-upgrade-18_0

References

  • mozilla-firefox-esr-upgrade-10_0_12
  • mozilla-firefox-esr-upgrade-17_0_2
  • mozilla-firefox-upgrade-18_0

With Rapid7 live dashboards, I have a clear view of all the assets on my network, which ones can be exploited, and what I need to do in order to reduce the risk in my environment in real-time. No other tool gives us that kind of value and insight.

– Scott Cheney, Manager of Information Security, Sierra View Medical Center

;