CVE-2018-5132

Published: 14 March 2018

The Find API for WebExtensions can search some privileged pages, such as "about:debugging", if these pages are open in a tab. This could allow a malicious WebExtension to search for otherwise protected data if a user has it open. This vulnerability affects Firefox < 59.

Priority

Medium

CVSS 3 base score: 6.5

Status

Package Release Status
firefox
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream
Released (59.0)
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver)
Released (59.0.1+build1-0ubuntu1)
Ubuntu 16.04 ESM (Xenial Xerus)
Released (59.0+build5-0ubuntu0.16.04.1)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr) Does not exist
(trusty was released [59.0+build5-0ubuntu0.14.04.1])