#VU58585 Information disclosure


Published: 2021-12-07

Vulnerability identifier: #VU58585

Vulnerability risk: Low

CVSSv3.1: 3.8 [CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:L/I:N/A:N/E:U/RL:O/RC:C]

CVE-ID: CVE-2021-43536

CWE-ID: CWE-200

Exploitation vector: Network

Exploit availability: No

Vulnerable software:
Firefox ESR
Client/Desktop applications / Web browsers
Mozilla Firefox
Client/Desktop applications / Web browsers

Vendor: Mozilla

Description

The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to gain access to potentially sensitive information.

The vulnerability exists due to URL leakage when executing asynchronous functions. A remote attacker can trick the victim to open a specially crafted web page and reveal the URL of the page that is being visited afterwards.

Mitigation
Install updates from vendor's website.

Vulnerable software versions

Firefox ESR: 91.0 - 91.3.0

Mozilla Firefox: 90.0 - 94.0.2


CPE

External links
http://www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/mfsa2021-53/
http://www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/mfsa2021-52/


Q & A

Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?

Yes. This vulnerability can be exploited by a remote non-authenticated attacker via the Internet.

Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?

No. We are not aware of malware exploiting this vulnerability.


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