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MFSA2012-35 SeaMonkey: Privilege escalation through Mozilla Updater and Windows Updater Service (CVE-2012-1942)

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MFSA2012-35 SeaMonkey: Privilege escalation through Mozilla Updater and Windows Updater Service (CVE-2012-1942)

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
06/05/2012
Created
07/25/2018
Added
06/19/2012
Modified
04/05/2017

Description

The Mozilla Updater and Windows Updater Service in Mozilla Firefox 12.0, Thunderbird 12.0, and SeaMonkey 2.9 on Windows allow local users to gain privileges by loading a DLL file in a privileged context.

Solution(s)

  • mozilla-seamonkey-upgrade-2_10_0

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