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CVE-2013-1715 Detail

Current Description

Multiple untrusted search path vulnerabilities in the (1) full installer and (2) stub installer in Mozilla Firefox before 23.0 on Windows allow local users to gain privileges via a Trojan horse DLL in the default downloads directory. NOTE: this issue exists because of an incomplete fix for CVE-2012-4206.

Source:  MITRE
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Evaluator Description

Per: http://cwe.mitre.org/data/definitions/426.html CWE-426 Untrusted Search Path

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 6.9 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 3.4


Access Vector (AV): Local
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Complete
Integrity (I): Complete
Availability (A): Complete
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows unauthorized modification
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2013/mfsa2013-74.html Vendor Advisory
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=883165
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A18210

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:19.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:19.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:19.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:20.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:20.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:21.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
22.0
Running on/with
 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2013-1715
NVD Published Date:
08/06/2013
NVD Last Modified:
09/18/2017