Upstream information

CVE-2017-7833 at MITRE

Description

Some Arabic and Indic vowel marker characters can be combined with Latin characters in a domain name to eclipse the non-Latin character with some font sets on the addressbar. The non-Latin character will not be visible to most viewers. This allows for domain spoofing attacks because these combined domain names do not display as punycode. This vulnerability affects Firefox

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Running

This issue is currently rated as having important severity.

SUSE Bugzilla entry: 1068101 [NEW]

No SUSE Security Announcements cross referenced.

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
openSUSE Leap 15.0
  • MozillaFirefox >= 60.0-lp150.2.2
  • MozillaFirefox-translations-common >= 60.0-lp150.2.2
  • MozillaFirefox-translations-other >= 60.0-lp150.2.2
Patchnames:
openSUSE Leap 15.0 GA MozillaFirefox


Status of this issue by product and package

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Product(s) Source package State
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2 MozillaFirefox Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3 MozillaFirefox Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP4 MozillaFirefox Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 12 SP2 MozillaFirefox Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 12 SP3 MozillaFirefox Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 LTSS MozillaFirefox Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 MozillaFirefox Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 GA LTSS MozillaFirefox Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 LTSS MozillaFirefox Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 MozillaFirefox Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 MozillaFirefox Released