Mozilla Foundation Security Advisory 2011-52

2011-11-25T00:00:00
ID SECURITYVULNS:DOC:27348
Type securityvulns
Reporter Securityvulns
Modified 2011-11-25T00:00:00

Description

Mozilla Foundation Security Advisory 2011-52

Title: Code execution via NoWaiverWrapper Impact: Critical Announced: November 8, 2011 Reporter: moz_bug_r_a4 Products: Firefox, Thunderbird

Fixed in: Firefox 8.0 Thunderbird 8.0 Description

Mozilla security researcher moz_bug_r_a4 reported that an internal privilege check failed to respect the NoWaiverWrappers introduced with Firefox 4. This could result in elevated privilege being granted to web content.

References

https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=672182 CVE-2011-3655