CVE Details

Release Date:2018-06-11


File downloads encoded with blob: and data: URL elements bypassednormal file download checks though the Phishing and Malware Protection feature and its block lists of suspicious sites and files. This would allow malicious sites to lure users into downloading executables that would otherwise be detected as suspicious. This vulnerability affects Firefox < 56, Firefox ESR < 52.4, and Thunderbird < 52.4.

See more information about CVE-2017-7814 from MITRE CVE dictionary and NIST NVD

CVSS v2 metrics

NOTE: The following CVSS v2 metrics and score provided are preliminary and subject to review.

Base Score:6.8 Base Metrics:AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector: Network Confidentiality Impact: Partial
Access Impact: Medium Integrity Impact: Partial
Authentication: None required Availability Impact: Partial

Errata information

PlatformErrataRelease Date
Oracle Linux version 6 (firefox)ELSA-2017-28312017-09-29
Oracle Linux version 6 (thunderbird)ELSA-2017-28852017-10-12
Oracle Linux version 7 (firefox)ELSA-2017-28312017-09-29
Oracle Linux version 7 (thunderbird)ELSA-2017-28852017-10-12

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