CVE-2013-5598

HIGH

Description

PDF.js in Mozilla Firefox before 25.0 and Firefox ESR 24.x before 24.1 does not properly handle the appending of an IFRAME element, which allows remote attackers to read arbitrary files or execute arbitrary JavaScript code with chrome privileges by using this element within an embedded PDF object.

References

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2013-11/msg00005.html

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2013-11/msg00006.html

http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2013/mfsa2013-99.html

https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=920515

https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A19133

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201504-01

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2013-10-30

Updated: 2017-09-19

Type: CWE-264

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 8.3

Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:P/A:P)

Impact Score: 8.5

Exploitability Score: 8.6

Severity: HIGH