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MFSA2015-12 Thunderbird: Invoking Mozilla updater will load locally stored DLL files (CVE-2015-0833)

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MFSA2015-12 Thunderbird: Invoking Mozilla updater will load locally stored DLL files (CVE-2015-0833)

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
02/25/2015
Created
07/25/2018
Added
02/26/2015
Modified
04/05/2017

Description

Multiple untrusted search path vulnerabilities in updater.exe in Mozilla Firefox before 36.0, Firefox ESR 31.x before 31.5, and Thunderbird before 31.5 on Windows, when the Maintenance Service is not used, allow local users to gain privileges via a Trojan horse DLL in (1) the current working directory or (2) a temporary directory, as demonstrated by bcrypt.dll.

Solution(s)

  • mozilla-thunderbird-upgrade-31_5

References

  • mozilla-thunderbird-upgrade-31_5

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