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Mozilla Firefox File Overwriting Vulnerability

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Mozilla Firefox File Overwriting Vulnerability

Severity
3
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
Published
03/25/2005
Created
07/25/2018
Added
07/28/2005
Modified
05/23/2019

Description

Certain versions of Mozilla Firefox will overwrite a file if an LNK file is downloaded twice by the user. This may allow an attacker to compromise the system.

Solution(s)

  • mozilla-firefox-upgrade-1_0_1
  • mozilla-firefox-upgrade-latest

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