CVE-2016-5293 (retired)

Priority
Description
When the Mozilla Updater is run, if the Updater's log file in the working
directory points to a hardlink, data can be appended to an arbitrary local
file. This vulnerability requires local system access. Note: this issue
only affects Windows operating systems. This vulnerability affects Firefox
ESR < 45.5 and Firefox < 50.
Assigned-to
chrisccoulson
Notes
sbeattiewindows only
Package
Upstream:released (50)
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):not-affected (windows only)
Package
Priority: Low
Upstream:not-affected (windows only)
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):not-affected (windows only)
More Information

Updated: 2019-10-09 07:56:50 UTC (commit 33aea848a182c0afcd0a3f927a01a7ecd9a061ee)