CVE-2019-11724

MEDIUM

Description

Application permissions give additional remote troubleshooting permission to the site input.mozilla.org, which has been retired and now redirects to another site. This additional permission is unnecessary and is a potential vector for malicious attacks. This vulnerability affects Firefox < 68.

References

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2019-10/msg00009.html

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2019-10/msg00010.html

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2019-10/msg00011.html

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2019-10/msg00017.html

https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1512511

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201908-12

https://www.mozilla.org/security/advisories/mfsa2019-21/

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2019-07-23

Updated: 2019-08-15

Type: CWE-264

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5.8

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

Impact Score: 4.9

Exploitability Score: 8.6

Severity: MEDIUM

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 6.1

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:C/C:L/I:L/A:N

Impact Score: 2.7

Exploitability Score: 2.8

Severity: MEDIUM