Vulnerability Details

Mozilla Firefox Security Update(mfsa_2019-31_2019-31)-Windows

Published: 2019-09-19 09:48:57
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database (NVD)

CVSS Base Vector:

This host is installed with Mozilla Firefox and is prone to hijacking vulnerability.

Detection Method:
Checks if a vulnerable version is present on the target host.

Technical Details:
The flaw is due to not giving any user notification when the pointer lock is enabled by a website though 'requestPointerLock' function.

Successful exploitation allow attackers to hijack the mouse pointer and confuse users.

Affected Versions:
Mozilla Firefox version before 69.0.1 on Windows.

Upgrade to Mozilla Firefox version 69.0.1 or later. Please see the references for more information.

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

Detection Type:
Windows Registry

NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) NVD (National Vulnerability Database)


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