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CVE-2018-5166 Detail

Description

WebExtensions can use request redirection and a "filterReponseData" filter to bypass host permission settings to redirect network traffic and access content from a host for which they do not have explicit user permission. This vulnerability affects Firefox < 60.

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

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/104139
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1040896
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1437325
https://usn.ubuntu.com/3645-1/
https://www.mozilla.org/security/advisories/mfsa2018-11/

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2018-5166
NVD Published Date:
06/11/2018
NVD Last Modified:
06/12/2018