CVE-2015-4505

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General

Score:6.6/10.0
Severity:Medium
Category:Access Control Error

Impact Metrics

Confidentiality:None
Integrity:Complete
Availability:Complete

Exploitability Metrics

Access Vector:Local
Access Complexity:Low
Authentication:None

Relative vulnerabilities

CVE-2015-4476, CVE-2015-4500, CVE-2015-4501, CVE-2015-4502, CVE-2015-4503, CVE-2015-4504, CVE-2015-4506, CVE-2015-4507, CVE-2015-4508, CVE-2015-4509, CVE-2015-4510, CVE-2015-4511, CVE-2015-4512, CVE-2015-4516, CVE-2015-4517, CVE-2015-4519, CVE-2015-4521, CVE-2015-4522, CVE-2015-7174, CVE-2015-7175, CVE-2015-7176, CVE-2015-7177, CVE-2015-7178, CVE-2015-7179, CVE-2015-7180

Published on 24/09/15 - Updated on 22/12/16

Description

updater.exe in Mozilla Firefox before 41.0 and Firefox ESR 38.x before 38.3 on Windows allows local users to write to arbitrary files by conducting a junction attack and waiting for an update operation by the Mozilla Maintenance Service.

Category: Access Control Error

CWE-264 (Permissions, Privileges, and Access Control)
Weaknesses in this category are related to the management of permissions, privileges, and other security features that are used to perform access control.

Security Notices

US National Vulnerability DatabaseCVE-2015-4505
Agence Nationale de la Sécurité des Systèmes d'Information CERTFR-2015-AVI-405
Mozilla MFSA2015-100
Renater 2015/VULN204

Exploits

No exploits available for this CVE in our database.

Relative technologies

VendorProduct
mozillafirefox
mozillafirefox_esr

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