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CVE-2013-1700

Published: 26 June 2013

The Mozilla Maintenance Service in Mozilla Firefox before 22.0 on Windows does not properly handle inability to launch the Mozilla Updater executable file, which allows local users to gain privileges via vectors involving placement of a Trojan horse executable file at an arbitrary location.

Notes

AuthorNote
chrisccoulson
Affects the Mozilla Maintenance Service on Windows only

Priority

Medium

Status

Package Release Status
firefox
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
lucid Ignored
(end of life)
precise Not vulnerable

quantal Not vulnerable

raring Not vulnerable

upstream
Released (22.0)