|Category:||Ubuntu Local Security Checks|
|Title:||Ubuntu: Security Advisory for firefox (USN-4353-1)|
|Summary:||The remote host is missing an update for the 'firefox'; package(s) announced via the USN-4353-1 advisory.|
The remote host is missing an update for the 'firefox'
package(s) announced via the USN-4353-1 advisory.
Multiple security issues were discovered in Firefox. If a user were
tricked in to opening a specially crafted website, an attacker could
potentially exploit these to cause a denial of service, bypass security
restrictions, spoof the URL bar, or execute arbitrary code.
(CVE-2020-6831, CVE-2020-12387, CVE-2020-12390, CVE-2020-12391,
CVE-2020-12394, CVE-2020-12395, CVE-2020-12396)
It was discovered that the Devtools Copy as cURL feature did not
properly HTTP POST data of a request. If a user were tricked in to using
the Copy as cURL feature to copy and paste a command with specially
crafted data in to a terminal, an attacker could potentially exploit this
to obtain sensitive information from local files.
'firefox' package(s) on Ubuntu 20.04 LTS, Ubuntu 19.10, Ubuntu 18.04 LTS, Ubuntu 16.04 LTS.
Please install the updated package(s).
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2020-6831|
Debian Security Information: DSA-4714 (Google Search)
SuSE Security Announcement: openSUSE-SU-2020:0917 (Google Search)
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