CVE-2019-17009

Priority
Description
When running, the updater service wrote status and log files to an
unrestricted location; potentially allowing an unprivileged process to
locate and exploit a vulnerability in file handling in the updater service.
*Note: This attack requires local system access and only affects Windows.
Other operating systems are not affected.*. This vulnerability affects
Thunderbird < 68.3, Firefox ESR < 68.3, and Firefox < 71.
Assigned-to
chrisccoulson
Notes
tyhicksmozjs contains a copy of the SpiderMonkey JavaScript engine
Package
Upstream:released (71.0)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):not-affected (Windows only)
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):not-affected (Windows only)
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan Ermine):not-affected (Windows only)
Ubuntu 20.04 (Focal Fossa):not-affected (Windows only)
Package
Upstream:needs-triage
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):DNE
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):needs-triage
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan Ermine):DNE
Ubuntu 20.04 (Focal Fossa):DNE
Package
Upstream:needs-triage
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):DNE
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):needs-triage
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan Ermine):needs-triage
Ubuntu 20.04 (Focal Fossa):needs-triage
Package
Upstream:needs-triage
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):DNE
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):DNE
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan Ermine):needs-triage
Ubuntu 20.04 (Focal Fossa):needs-triage
More Information

Updated: 2020-01-29 18:59:07 UTC (commit 40f18bf14da5fb50662e1f861ea594a462b207fe)