#VU60409 Information disclosure


Published: 2022-02-08

Vulnerability identifier: #VU60409

Vulnerability risk: Medium

CVSSv3.1: 5.7 [CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N/E:U/RL:O/RC:C]

CVE-ID: CVE-2022-22760

CWE-ID: CWE-200

Exploitation vector: Network

Exploit availability: No

Vulnerable software:
Mozilla Firefox
Client/Desktop applications / Web browsers
Firefox ESR
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 the way Firefox displays error messages in cross-origin responses, when importing resources using Web Workers. A remote attacker can distinguish the difference between application/javascript responses and non-script responses and learn information cross-origin.

Mitigation
Install updates from vendor's website.

Vulnerable software versions

Mozilla Firefox: 70.0 - 96.0.3

Firefox ESR: 91.0 - 91.5.1, 78.0 - 78.15.0


CPE

External links
http://www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/mfsa2022-04/
http://www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/mfsa2022-05/


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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