CVE-2018-5105

Priority
Medium
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.
References
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 17.10 (Artful Aardvark):released (58.0+build6-0ubuntu0.17.10.1)
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: 2018-06-13 17:15:53 UTC (commit 14944)