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Ubuntu: USN-5581-1 (CVE-2022-38475): Firefox vulnerabilities

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Ubuntu: USN-5581-1 (CVE-2022-38475): Firefox vulnerabilities

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
08/24/2022
Created
08/29/2022
Added
08/25/2022
Modified
08/25/2022

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-5581-1:

Multiple security issues were discovered in Firefox. If a user were tricked into opening a specially crafted website, an attacker could potentially exploit these to cause a denial of service, spoof the contents of the addressbar, bypass security restrictions, or execute arbitrary code.

Solution(s)

  • ubuntu-upgrade-firefox

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