CVE Details

Release Date:2022-12-22


An attacker could have abused XSLT error handling to associate attacker-controlled content with another origin which was displayed in the address bar. This could have been used to fool the user into submitting data intended for the spoofed origin. This vulnerability affects Thunderbird < 102.2, Thunderbird < 91.13, Firefox ESR < 91.13, Firefox ESR < 102.2, and Firefox < 104.

See more information about CVE-2022-38472 from MITRE CVE dictionary and NIST NVD

CVSS v3.0 metrics

NOTE: The following CVSS v3.0 metrics and score provided are preliminary and subject to review.

Base Score: 6.5 Base Metrics: AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:H/A:N
Access Vector: Network Attack Complexity: Low
Privileges Required: None User Interaction: Required
Scope: Unchanged Confidentiality Impact: None
Integrity Impact: High Availability Impact: None

Errata information

PlatformErrataRelease Date
Oracle Linux version 7 (firefox)ELSA-2022-61792022-08-25
Oracle Linux version 7 (thunderbird)ELSA-2022-61692022-08-25
Oracle Linux version 8 (firefox)ELSA-2022-61752022-08-25
Oracle Linux version 8 (thunderbird)ELSA-2022-61642022-08-25
Oracle Linux version 9 (firefox)ELSA-2022-61742022-08-25
Oracle Linux version 9 (thunderbird)ELSA-2022-61652022-08-25

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