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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.

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

CVSS v3.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 6.5 MEDIUM
Vector: AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N (V3 legend)
Impact Score: 3.6
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): None
Availability (A): None

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.3 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


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

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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

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Information Leak / Disclosure (CWE-200)

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-2018-12365
NVD Published Date:
10/18/2018
NVD Last Modified:
12/03/2018