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CVE-2022-22756

Published: 9 February 2022

If a user was convinced to drag and drop an image to their desktop or other folder, the resulting object could have been changed into an executable script which would have run arbitrary code after the user clicked on it. This vulnerability affects Firefox < 97, Thunderbird < 91.6, and Firefox ESR < 91.6.

Notes

AuthorNote
tyhicks
mozjs contains a copy of the SpiderMonkey JavaScript engine
Priority

Medium

CVSS 3 base score: 8.8

Status

Package Release Status
firefox
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
bionic
Released (97.0+build2-0ubuntu0.18.04.1)
focal
Released (97.0+build2-0ubuntu0.20.04.1)
impish
Released (97.0+build2-0ubuntu0.21.10.1)
jammy
Released (97.0+build2-0ubuntu1)
kinetic
Released (97.0+build2-0ubuntu1)
trusty Does not exist

upstream
Released (97)
xenial Needed

mozjs38
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
bionic Needs triage

focal Does not exist

impish Does not exist

jammy Does not exist

kinetic Does not exist

trusty Does not exist

upstream Needs triage

xenial Does not exist

mozjs52
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
bionic Needs triage

focal Needs triage

impish Does not exist

jammy Does not exist

kinetic Does not exist

trusty Does not exist

upstream Needs triage

xenial Does not exist

mozjs68
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
bionic Does not exist

focal Needs triage

impish Does not exist

jammy Does not exist

kinetic Does not exist

trusty Does not exist

upstream Needs triage

xenial Does not exist

mozjs78
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
bionic Does not exist

focal Does not exist

impish Ignored
(reached end-of-life)
jammy Needs triage

kinetic Needs triage

trusty Does not exist

upstream Needs triage

xenial Does not exist

thunderbird
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
bionic
Released (1:91.7.0+build2-0ubuntu0.18.04.1)
focal
Released (1:91.7.0+build2-0ubuntu0.20.04.1)
impish
Released (1:91.7.0+build2-0ubuntu0.21.10.1)
jammy
Released (1:91.6.1+build1-0ubuntu1)
kinetic
Released (1:91.6.1+build1-0ubuntu1)
trusty Does not exist

upstream
Released (91.6)
xenial Needed