CVE-2017-5409 (retired)

Priority
Description
The Mozilla Windows updater can be called by a non-privileged user to
delete an arbitrary local file by passing a special path to the callback
parameter through the Mozilla Maintenance Service, which has privileged
access. Note: This attack requires local system access and only affects
Windows. Other operating systems are not affected. This vulnerability
affects Firefox ESR < 45.8 and Firefox < 52.
Assigned-to
chrisccoulson
Notes
chrisccoulsonWindows only
Package
Upstream:released (52.0)
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):not-affected
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Updated: 2019-10-09 08:00:58 UTC (commit 33aea848a182c0afcd0a3f927a01a7ecd9a061ee)