CVE-2013-1673

MEDIUM

Description

The Mozilla Updater in Mozilla Firefox before 21.0 on Windows does not properly maintain Mozilla Maintenance Service registry entries in certain situations involving upgrades from older Firefox versions, which allows local users to gain privileges by leveraging write access to a "trusted path."

References

http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2013/mfsa2013-45.html

https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=854088

https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A17125

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2013-05-16

Updated: 2017-09-19

Type: CWE-264

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

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