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Vulnerability of Firefox: file reading via IE.HTTP Protocol

Synthesis of the vulnerability

A local attacker can read a file via IE.HTTP Protocol of Firefox, in order to obtain sensitive information.
Severity of this threat: 2/4.
Creation date: 12/06/2019.
Références of this weakness: CERTFR-2019-AVI-260, CVE-2019-11702, FEDORA-2019-c22338aa23, MFSA-2019-16, VIGILANCE-VUL-29522.

Description of the vulnerability

A local attacker can read a file via IE.HTTP Protocol of Firefox, in order to obtain sensitive information.
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This threat alert impacts software or systems such as Fedora, Firefox.

Our Vigil@nce team determined that the severity of this computer vulnerability bulletin is medium.

The trust level is of type confirmed by the editor, with an origin of document.

An attacker with a expert ability can exploit this weakness note.

Solutions for this threat

Firefox: version 67.0.2.
The version 67.0.2 is fixed:
  https://www.mozilla.org/

Fedora 30: new firefox packages.
New packages are available:
  Fedora 30: firefox 67.0.2-1.fc30
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