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SUSE: CVE-2017-7761: SUSE Linux Security Advisory

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SUSE: CVE-2017-7761: SUSE Linux Security Advisory

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:P)
Published
06/13/2017
Created
07/25/2018
Added
06/19/2017
Modified
02/04/2022

Description

The Mozilla Maintenance Service "helper.exe" application creates a temporary directory writable by non-privileged users. When this is combined with creation of a junction (a form of symbolic link), protected files in the target directory of the junction can be deleted by the Mozilla Maintenance Service, which has privileged access. Note: This attack requires local system access and only affects Windows. Other operating systems are not affected. This vulnerability affects Firefox ESR < 52.2 and Firefox < 54.

Solution(s)

  • suse-upgrade-firefox-libffi4
  • suse-upgrade-firefox-libstdc-6
  • suse-upgrade-libfreebl3
  • suse-upgrade-libfreebl3-32bit
  • suse-upgrade-libfreebl3-x86
  • suse-upgrade-libsoftokn3
  • suse-upgrade-libsoftokn3-32bit
  • suse-upgrade-libsoftokn3-x86
  • suse-upgrade-mozilla-nss
  • suse-upgrade-mozilla-nss-32bit
  • suse-upgrade-mozilla-nss-devel
  • suse-upgrade-mozilla-nss-tools
  • suse-upgrade-mozilla-nss-x86
  • suse-upgrade-mozillafirefox
  • suse-upgrade-mozillafirefox-branding-sle
  • suse-upgrade-mozillafirefox-branding-sled
  • suse-upgrade-mozillafirefox-devel
  • suse-upgrade-mozillafirefox-translations
  • suse-upgrade-mozillafirefox-translations-common
  • suse-upgrade-mozillafirefox-translations-other

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