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USN-717-2: Firefox vulnerabilities

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:C/I:N/A:N)
Published
02/04/2009
Created
07/25/2018
Added
05/06/2013
Modified
07/09/2020

Description

components/sessionstore/src/nsSessionStore.js in Mozilla Firefox before 3.0.6 does not block changes of INPUT elements to type="file" during tab restoration, which allows user-assisted remote attackers to read arbitrary files on a client machine via a crafted INPUT element.

Solution(s)

  • ubuntu-upgrade-firefox

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