CVE-2018-18511

Impact:
Moderate
Public Date:
2019-02-12
Bugzilla:
1676997: CVE-2018-18511 mozilla: Cross-origin theft of images with ImageBitmapRenderingContext

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Cross-origin images can be read from a canvas element in violation of the same-origin policy using the transferFromImageBitmap method. *Note: This only affects Firefox 65. Previous versions are unaffected.*. This vulnerability affects Firefox < 65.0.1.

Find out more about CVE-2018-18511 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

Statement

In general, this flaw cannot be exploited through email in Thunderbird because scripting is disabled when reading mail, but it is potentially a risk in browser or browser-like contexts.

CVSS v3 metrics

CVSS3 Base Score 4.3
CVSS3 Base Metrics CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:L/I:N/A:N
Attack Vector Network
Attack Complexity Low
Privileges Required None
User Interaction Required
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality Low
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact None

Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (thunderbird) RHSA-2019:1310 2019-06-03
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8 (thunderbird) RHSA-2019:1308 2019-06-03
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (thunderbird) RHSA-2019:1309 2019-06-03
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (firefox) RHSA-2019:1265 2019-05-23
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (firefox) RHSA-2019:1267 2019-05-23
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8 (firefox) RHSA-2019:1269 2019-05-23
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