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CVE-2017-7814 Detail

Current Description

File downloads encoded with "blob:" and "data:" URL elements bypassed normal file download checks though the Phishing and Malware Protection feature and its block lists of suspicious sites and files. This would allow malicious sites to lure users into downloading executables that would otherwise be detected as suspicious. This vulnerability affects Firefox < 56, Firefox ESR < 52.4, and Thunderbird < 52.4.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  06/11/2018
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Impact

CVSS v3.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 7.8 HIGH
Vector: AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H (V3 legend)
Impact Score: 5.9
Exploitability Score: 1.8


Attack Vector (AV): Local
Attack Complexity (AC): Low
Privileges Required (PR): None
User Interaction (UI): Required
Scope (S): Unchanged
Confidentiality (C): High
Integrity (I): High
Availability (A): High

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 6.8 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows unauthorized modification
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/101059 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1039465 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017:2831 Third Party Advisory
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017:2885 Third Party Advisory
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1376036 Issue Tracking Patch Third Party Advisory
https://lists.debian.org/debian-lts-announce/2017/11/msg00000.html Third Party Advisory
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201803-14 Third Party Advisory
https://www.debian.org/security/2017/dsa-3987 Third Party Advisory
https://www.debian.org/security/2017/dsa-4014 Third Party Advisory
https://www.mozilla.org/security/advisories/mfsa2017-21/ Vendor Advisory
https://www.mozilla.org/security/advisories/mfsa2017-22/ Vendor Advisory
https://www.mozilla.org/security/advisories/mfsa2017-23/ Vendor Advisory

Technical Details

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2017-7814
NVD Published Date:
06/11/2018
NVD Last Modified:
08/06/2018