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MFSA2017-22 Firefox: Security vulnerabilities fixed in Firefox ESR 52.4 (CVE-2017-7825)

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MFSA2017-22 Firefox: Security vulnerabilities fixed in Firefox ESR 52.4 (CVE-2017-7825)

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
Published
09/28/2017
Created
07/25/2018
Added
09/29/2017
Modified
08/08/2018

Description

Several fonts on OS X display some Tibetan and Arabic characters as whitespace. When used in the addressbar as part of an IDN this can be used for domain name spoofing attacks. Note: This attack only affects OS X operating systems. Other operating systems are unaffected. This vulnerability affects Firefox < 56, Firefox ESR < 52.4, and Thunderbird < 52.4.

Solution(s)

  • mozilla-firefox-esr-upgrade-52_4

References

  • mozilla-firefox-esr-upgrade-52_4

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