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Oracle Solaris 11: CVE-2020-6799: Vulnerability in Firefox

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Oracle Solaris 11: CVE-2020-6799: Vulnerability in Firefox

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
03/02/2020
Created
01/20/2021
Added
01/19/2021
Modified
11/17/2021

Description

Command line arguments could have been injected during Firefox invocation as a shell handler for certain unsupported file types. This required Firefox to be configured as the default handler for a given file type and for a file downloaded to be opened in a third party application that insufficiently sanitized URL data. In that situation, clicking a link in the third party application could have been used to retrieve and execute files whose location was supplied through command line arguments. Note: This issue only affects Windows operating systems and when Firefox is configured as the default handler for non-default filetypes. Other operating systems are unaffected. This vulnerability affects Firefox < 73 and Firefox < ESR68.5.

Solution(s)

  • oracle-solaris-11-4-upgrade-value-mail-thunderbird-68-5-0-11-4-19-0-1-2-0
  • oracle-solaris-11-4-upgrade-value-mail-thunderbird-plugin-thunderbird-lightning-68-5-0-11-4-19-0-1-2-0
  • oracle-solaris-11-4-upgrade-value-web-browser-firefox-68-5-0-11-4-19-0-1-2-0
  • oracle-solaris-11-4-upgrade-value-web-data-firefox-bookmarks-68-5-0-11-4-19-0-1-2-0

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