CVE-2018-12365 Detail

Current Description

A compromised IPC child process can escape the content sandbox and list the names of arbitrary files on the file system without user consent or interaction. This could result in exposure of private local files. This vulnerability affects Thunderbird < 60, Thunderbird < 52.9, Firefox ESR < 60.1, Firefox ESR < 52.9, and Firefox < 61.


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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score:  6.5 MEDIUM
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N


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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=1459206 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 

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-200 Exposure of Sensitive Information to an Unauthorized Actor cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2018-12365
NVD Published Date:
10/18/2018
NVD Last Modified:
12/03/2018
Source:
Mozilla Corporation