Upstream information

CVE-2017-7843 at MITRE

Description

When Private Browsing mode is used, it is possible for a web worker to write persistent data to IndexedDB and fingerprint a user uniquely. IndexedDB should not be available in Private Browsing mode and this stored data will persist across multiple private browsing mode sessions because it is not cleared when exiting. This vulnerability affects Firefox ESR

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Pending

This issue is currently rated as having important severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  SUSE
Base Score 5
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact None
CVSS v3 Scores
  SUSE
Base Score 5.3
Vector AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:N/A:N
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Privileges Required None
User Interaction None
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact Low
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact None
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 1072034 [NEW]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Desktop Applications 15
  • MozillaFirefox >= 52.7.3-1.35
  • MozillaFirefox-devel >= 52.7.3-1.35
  • MozillaFirefox-translations-common >= 52.7.3-1.35
  • MozillaFirefox-translations-other >= 52.7.3-1.35
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Desktop Applications 15 GA MozillaFirefox
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
openSUSE Leap 42.2
  • MozillaFirefox >= 52.5.2-57.24.1
  • MozillaFirefox-branding-upstream >= 52.5.2-57.24.1
  • MozillaFirefox-buildsymbols >= 52.5.2-57.24.1
  • MozillaFirefox-debuginfo >= 52.5.2-57.24.1
  • MozillaFirefox-debugsource >= 52.5.2-57.24.1
  • MozillaFirefox-devel >= 52.5.2-57.24.1
  • MozillaFirefox-translations-common >= 52.5.2-57.24.1
  • MozillaFirefox-translations-other >= 52.5.2-57.24.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE-2017-1366
openSUSE Leap 42.3
  • MozillaFirefox >= 52.5.2-69.1
  • MozillaFirefox-branding-upstream >= 52.5.2-69.1
  • MozillaFirefox-buildsymbols >= 52.5.2-69.1
  • MozillaFirefox-debuginfo >= 52.5.2-69.1
  • MozillaFirefox-debugsource >= 52.5.2-69.1
  • MozillaFirefox-devel >= 52.5.2-69.1
  • MozillaFirefox-translations-common >= 52.5.2-69.1
  • MozillaFirefox-translations-other >= 52.5.2-69.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE-2017-1366


Status of this issue by product and package

Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated. Also information for service packs in the LTSS phase is only included for issues meeting the LTSS criteria. If in doubt, feel free to contact us for clarification.

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