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Ubuntu: USN-4101-1 (CVE-2019-11733): Firefox vulnerability

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Ubuntu: USN-4101-1 (CVE-2019-11733): Firefox vulnerability

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
08/16/2019
Created
08/20/2019
Added
08/17/2019
Modified
08/17/2019

Description

Details for this vulnerability have not been published by NIST at this point. Descriptions from software vendor advisories for this issue are provided below.

From USN-4101-1:

It was discovered that passwords could be copied to the clipboard from the

"Saved Logins" dialog without entering the master password, even when a

master password has been set. A local attacker could potentially exploit

this to obtain saved passwords.

Solution(s)

  • ubuntu-upgrade-firefox

References

  • ubuntu-upgrade-firefox

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