CVE-2012-1943

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Description

Untrusted search path vulnerability in Updater.exe in the Windows Updater Service in Mozilla Firefox 12.0, Thunderbird 12.0, and SeaMonkey 2.9 on Windows allows local users to gain privileges via a Trojan horse wsock32.dll file in an application directory.

References

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2012-06/msg00012.html

http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2012/mfsa2012-35.html

https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=750850

https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A16924

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2012-06-05

Updated: 2017-12-29

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 6.9

Vector: AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Impact Score: 10

Exploitability Score: 3.4

Severity: MEDIUM

Tenable Plugins

View all (11 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
64208SuSE 11.1 Security Update : Mozilla Firefox (SAT Patch Number 6425)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
critical
59520SuSE 10 Security Update : Mozilla Firefox (ZYPP Patch Number 8189)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
critical
801375Mozilla SeaMonkey 2.x < 2.10 Multiple VulnerabilitiesLog Correlation EngineWeb Clients
high
6496SeaMonkey 2.x < 2.10 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessus Network MonitorWeb Clients
high
801297Mozilla Firefox 12.x < 12 Multiple VulnerabilitiesLog Correlation EngineWeb Clients
high
801240Mozilla Thunderbird 12.x < 12 Multiple VulnerabilitiesLog Correlation EngineSMTP Clients
high
6498Mozilla Thunderbird < 13.0 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessus Network MonitorSMTP Clients
high
6497Mozilla Firefox < 13.0 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessus Network MonitorWeb Clients
high
59411SeaMonkey < 2.10.0 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessusWindows
high
59409Mozilla Thunderbird < 13.0 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessusWindows
high
59407Firefox < 13.0 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessusWindows
high