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MFSA2018-11 Firefox: Security vulnerabilities fixed in Firefox 60 (CVE-2018-5172)

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MFSA2018-11 Firefox: Security vulnerabilities fixed in Firefox 60 (CVE-2018-5172)

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 Live Bookmarks page and the PDF viewer can run injected script content if a user pastes script from the clipboard into them while viewing RSS feeds or PDF files. This could allow a malicious site to socially engineer a user to copy and paste malicious script content that could then run with the context of either page but does not allow for privilege escalation. This vulnerability affects Firefox < 60.

Solution(s)

  • mozilla-firefox-upgrade-60_0

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