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MFSA2018-11 Firefox: Security vulnerabilities fixed in Firefox 60 (CVE-2018-5167)

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MFSA2018-11 Firefox: Security vulnerabilities fixed in Firefox 60 (CVE-2018-5167)

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
Published
05/09/2018
Created
07/25/2018
Added
05/10/2018
Modified
08/06/2018

Description

The web console and JavaScript debugger do not sanitize all output that can be hyperlinked. Both will display "chrome:" links as active, clickable hyperlinks in their output. Web sites should not be able to directly link to internal chrome pages. Additionally, the JavaScript debugger will display "javascript:" links, which users could be tricked into clicking by malicious sites. This vulnerability affects Firefox < 60.

Solution(s)

  • mozilla-firefox-upgrade-60_0

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