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CVE-2018-5158 Detail

Description

The PDF viewer does not sufficiently sanitize PostScript calculator functions, allowing malicious JavaScript to be injected through a crafted PDF file. This JavaScript can then be run with the permissions of the PDF viewer by its worker. This vulnerability affects Firefox ESR < 52.8 and Firefox < 60.

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

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/104136
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1040896
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2018:1414
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2018:1415
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1452075
https://lists.debian.org/debian-lts-announce/2018/05/msg00007.html
https://usn.ubuntu.com/3645-1/
https://www.debian.org/security/2018/dsa-4199
https://www.mozilla.org/security/advisories/mfsa2018-11/
https://www.mozilla.org/security/advisories/mfsa2018-12/

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CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2018-5158
NVD Published Date:
06/11/2018
NVD Last Modified:
06/12/2018