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MFSA2016-90 Firefox: Security vulnerabilities fixed in Firefox ESR 45.5 (CVE-2016-5294)

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MFSA2016-90 Firefox: Security vulnerabilities fixed in Firefox ESR 45.5 (CVE-2016-5294)

Severity
2
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
Published
11/15/2016
Created
07/25/2018
Added
11/16/2016
Modified
07/31/2018

Description

The Mozilla Updater can be made to choose an arbitrary target working directory for output files resulting from the update process. This vulnerability requires local system access. Note: this issue only affects Windows operating systems. This vulnerability affects Thunderbird < 45.5, Firefox ESR < 45.5, and Firefox < 50.

Solution(s)

  • mozilla-firefox-esr-upgrade-45_5

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