CVE-2017-5427

Priority
Description
A non-existent chrome.manifest file will attempt to be loaded during
startup from the primary installation directory. If a malicious user with
local access puts chrome.manifest and other referenced files in this
directory, they will be loaded and activated during startup. This could
result in malicious software being added without consent or modification of
referenced installed files. This vulnerability affects Firefox < 52.
Assigned-to
chrisccoulson
Notes
Package
Upstream:released (52.0)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):DNE (trusty was released [52.0+build2-0ubuntu0.14.04.1])
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):released (52.0+build2-0ubuntu0.16.04.1)
More Information

Updated: 2020-01-29 19:59:25 UTC (commit 768ceb2fdee6790d707d0f681e1b54916744af1e)