CVE-2016-9076

medium
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Description

An issue where a "<select>" dropdown menu can be used to cover location bar content, resulting in potential spoofing attacks. This attack requires e10s to be enabled in order to function. This vulnerability affects Firefox < 50.

References

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/94337

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1037298

https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1276976

https://www.mozilla.org/security/advisories/mfsa2016-89/

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2018-06-11

Updated: 2018-08-08

Type: CWE-20

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 4.3

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

Impact Score: 2.9

Exploitability Score: 8.6

Severity: MEDIUM

CVSS v3

Base Score: 5.9

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:H/A:N

Impact Score: 3.6

Exploitability Score: 2.2

Severity: MEDIUM

Vulnerable Software

Configuration 1

OR

cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

Tenable Plugins

View all (8 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
130450SUSE SLED12 / SLES12 Security Update : MozillaFirefox (SUSE-SU-2019:2872-1)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
critical
95590openSUSE Security Update : Mozilla Firefox / Thunderbird and NSS (openSUSE-2016-1407)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
critical
9804Mozilla Firefox < 50.0 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessus Network MonitorWeb Clients
high
95025Ubuntu 12.04 LTS / 14.04 LTS / 16.04 LTS / 16.10 : firefox vulnerabilities (USN-3124-1)NessusUbuntu Local Security Checks
critical
95022openSUSE Security Update : MozillaFirefox / mozilla-nss (openSUSE-2016-1334)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
critical
94960Mozilla Firefox < 50.0 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessusWindows
critical
94958Mozilla Firefox < 50.0 Multiple Vulnerabilities (macOS)NessusMacOS X Local Security Checks
critical
94904FreeBSD : mozilla -- multiple vulnerabilities (d1853110-07f4-4645-895b-6fd462ad0589)NessusFreeBSD Local Security Checks
critical