CVE-2017-7848

Impact:
Moderate
Public Date:
2017-12-22
Bugzilla:
1530192: CVE-2017-7848 Mozilla: RSS Feed vulnerable to new line Injection

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

RSS fields can inject new lines into the created email structure, modifying the message body. This vulnerability affects Thunderbird < 52.5.2.

Find out more about CVE-2017-7848 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v3 metrics

CVSS3 Base Score 3.7
CVSS3 Base Metrics CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:N/A:N
Attack Vector Network
Attack Complexity High
Privileges Required None
User Interaction None
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality Low
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact None

Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (thunderbird) RHSA-2018:0061 2018-01-08
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (thunderbird) RHSA-2018:0061 2018-01-08

Acknowledgements

Red Hat would like to thank the Mozilla project for reporting this issue. Upstream acknowledges cure53 as the original reporter.

External References

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