CVE-2017-5414

Published: 07 March 2017

The file picker dialog can choose and display the wrong local default directory when instantiated. On some operating systems, this can lead to information disclosure, such as the operating system or the local account name. This vulnerability affects Firefox < 52 and Thunderbird < 52.

Priority

Low

CVSS 3 base score: 5.5

Status

Package Release Status
firefox
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream
Released (52.0)
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Released (52.0+build2-0ubuntu0.16.04.1)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr) Does not exist
(trusty was released [52.0+build2-0ubuntu0.14.04.1])
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin)
Released (52.0+build2-0ubuntu0.12.04.1)