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Oracle Linux: (CVE-2016-2831) ELSA-2016-1217: firefox security update

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Oracle Linux: (CVE-2016-2831) ELSA-2016-1217: firefox security update

Severity
6
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:P)
Published
06/08/2016
Created
07/25/2018
Added
06/08/2016
Modified
01/22/2018

Description

Mozilla Firefox before 47.0 and Firefox ESR 45.x before 45.2 do not ensure that the user approves the fullscreen and pointerlock settings, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (UI outage), or conduct clickjacking or spoofing attacks, via a crafted web site.

Solution(s)

  • oracle-linux-upgrade-firefox

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