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CVE-2018-5182 Detail

Description

If a text string that happens to be a filename in the operating system's native format is dragged and dropped onto the addressbar the specified local file will be opened. This is contrary to policy and is what would happen if the string were the equivalent "file:" URL. 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=1435908
https://usn.ubuntu.com/3645-1/
https://www.mozilla.org/security/advisories/mfsa2018-11/

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2018-5182
NVD Published Date:
06/11/2018
NVD Last Modified:
06/12/2018