CVE-2019-9816

MEDIUM

Description

A possible vulnerability exists where type confusion can occur when manipulating JavaScript objects in object groups, allowing for the bypassing of security checks within these groups. *Note: this vulnerability has only been demonstrated with UnboxedObjects, which are disabled by default on all supported releases.*. This vulnerability affects Thunderbird < 60.7, Firefox < 67, and Firefox ESR < 60.7.

References

https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1536768

https://www.mozilla.org/security/advisories/mfsa2019-13/

https://www.mozilla.org/security/advisories/mfsa2019-14/

https://www.mozilla.org/security/advisories/mfsa2019-15/

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2019-07-23

Updated: 2020-08-24

Type: CWE-843

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

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 v3.0

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