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MFSA2018-16 Firefox: Security vulnerabilities fixed in Firefox ESR 60.1 (CVE-2018-12364)

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MFSA2018-16 Firefox: Security vulnerabilities fixed in Firefox ESR 60.1 (CVE-2018-12364)

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
06/26/2018
Created
07/25/2018
Added
06/27/2018
Modified
12/04/2018

Description

NPAPI plugins, such as Adobe Flash, can send non-simple cross-origin requests, bypassing CORS by making a same-origin POST that does a 307 redirect to the target site. This allows for a malicious site to engage in cross-site request forgery (CSRF) attacks. This vulnerability affects Thunderbird < 60, Thunderbird < 52.9, Firefox ESR < 60.1, Firefox ESR < 52.9, and Firefox < 61.

Solution(s)

  • mozilla-firefox-esr-upgrade-60_1

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