CVE-2018-5113

Priority
Medium
Description
The "browser.identity.launchWebAuthFlow" function of WebExtensions is only
allowed to load content over "https:" but this requirement was not properly
enforced. This can potentially allow privileged pages to be loaded by the
extension. 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 17:15:54 UTC (commit 14944)