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CVE-2018-12364 Detail

Current Description

NPAPI plugins, such as Adobe Flash, can send non-simple cross-origin requests, bypassing CORS by making a same-origin POST that does a 307 redirect to the target site. This allows for a malicious site to engage in cross-site request forgery (CSRF) attacks. This vulnerability affects Thunderbird < 60, Thunderbird < 52.9, Firefox ESR < 60.1, Firefox ESR < 52.9, and Firefox < 61.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  10/18/2018
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Impact

CVSS v3.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 8.8 HIGH
Vector: AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H (V3 legend)
Impact Score: 5.9
Exploitability Score: 2.8


Attack Vector (AV): Network
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/104560 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1041193 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2018:2112 Third Party Advisory
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2018:2113 Third Party Advisory
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2018:2251 Third Party Advisory
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2018:2252 Third Party Advisory
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1436241 Issue Tracking Permissions Required Vendor Advisory
https://lists.debian.org/debian-lts-announce/2018/06/msg00014.html Mailing List Third Party Advisory
https://lists.debian.org/debian-lts-announce/2018/07/msg00013.html Mailing List Third Party Advisory
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201810-01 Third Party Advisory
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201811-13 Third Party Advisory
https://usn.ubuntu.com/3705-1/ Third Party Advisory
https://usn.ubuntu.com/3714-1/ Third Party Advisory
https://www.debian.org/security/2018/dsa-4235 Third Party Advisory
https://www.debian.org/security/2018/dsa-4244 Third Party Advisory
https://www.mozilla.org/security/advisories/mfsa2018-15/ Vendor Advisory
https://www.mozilla.org/security/advisories/mfsa2018-16/ Vendor Advisory
https://www.mozilla.org/security/advisories/mfsa2018-17/ Vendor Advisory
https://www.mozilla.org/security/advisories/mfsa2018-18/ Vendor Advisory
https://www.mozilla.org/security/advisories/mfsa2018-19/ Vendor Advisory

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Cross-Site Request Forgery (CSRF) (CWE-352)

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
OR
cpe:2.3:o:redhat:enterprise_linux_desktop:6.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:redhat:enterprise_linux_desktop:7.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:redhat:enterprise_linux_server:6.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:redhat:enterprise_linux_server:7.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:redhat:enterprise_linux_server_aus:7.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:redhat:enterprise_linux_server_eus:7.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:redhat:enterprise_linux_server_eus:7.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:redhat:enterprise_linux_server_tus:7.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:redhat:enterprise_linux_workstation:6.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:redhat:enterprise_linux_workstation:7.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
Configuration 2
OR
cpe:2.3:o:debian:debian_linux:8.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:debian:debian_linux:9.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
Configuration 3
OR
cpe:2.3:o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:14.04:*:*:*:lts:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:16.04:*:*:*:lts:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:17.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:18.04:*:*:*:lts:*:*:*
Configuration 4
OR
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*    versions up to (excluding) 61.0
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox_esr:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*    versions up to (excluding) 52.9
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox_esr:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*    versions from (including) 53.0 up to (excluding) 60.1.0
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*    versions up to (excluding) 52.9
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*    versions from (including) 52.9.1 up to (excluding) 60.0

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2018-12364
NVD Published Date:
10/18/2018
NVD Last Modified:
12/03/2018