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Mozilla Firefox Javascript Privilege Escalation Vulnerability

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Mozilla Firefox Javascript Privilege Escalation Vulnerability

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
05/12/2005
Created
07/25/2018
Added
07/25/2005
Modified
05/23/2019

Description

Certain versions of Mozilla Firefox do not properly execute Javascript within the context that created it. As a result, a malicious web page can elevate its privileges and execute arbitrary code.

Solution(s)

  • mozilla-firefox-upgrade-1_0_4
  • mozilla-firefox-upgrade-latest

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