CVE-2018-5105 (retired)

Priority
Description
WebExtensions can bypass user prompts to first save and then open an
arbitrarily downloaded file. This can result in an executable file running
with local user privileges without explicit user consent. This
vulnerability affects Firefox < 58.
Assigned-to
chrisccoulson
Package
Upstream:released (58.0)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (Trusty Tahr):released (58.0+build6-0ubuntu0.14.04.1)
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):released (58.0+build6-0ubuntu0.16.04.1)
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):released (59.0.1+build1-0ubuntu1)
Ubuntu 18.10 (Cosmic Cuttlefish):released (59.0.1+build1-0ubuntu1)
More Information

Updated: 2019-03-26 12:27:27 UTC (commit ccdecfcf0fead22bd291e5f4ea745a46872dcb15)