Upstream information

CVE-2018-12368 at MITRE

Description

Windows 10 does not warn users before opening executable files with the SettingContent-ms extension even when they have been downloaded from the internet and have the "Mark of the Web." Without the warning, unsuspecting users unfamiliar with this new file type might run an unwanted executable. This also allows a WebExtension with the limited downloads.open permission to execute arbitrary code without user interaction on Windows 10 systems. *Note: this issue only affects Windows operating systems. Other operating systems are unaffected.*. This vulnerability affects Thunderbird

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Does not affect SUSE products

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v3 Scores
  SUSE
Base Score 5
Vector AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:C/C:L/I:L/A:N
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Low
Privileges Required None
User Interaction Required
Scope Changed
Confidentiality Impact Low
Integrity Impact Low
Availability Impact None

Note from the SUSE Security Team

This issue only affects Windows operating systems. Other operating systems are unaffected.

SUSE Bugzilla entry: 1098998 [NEW]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Enterprise Storage 4
  • MozillaFirefox >= 52.9.0esr-109.38.2
  • MozillaFirefox-devel >= 52.9.0esr-109.38.2
  • MozillaFirefox-translations >= 52.9.0esr-109.38.2
Patchnames:
SUSE-Storage-4-2018-1560
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3
  • MozillaFirefox >= 52.9.0esr-109.38.2
  • MozillaFirefox-translations >= 52.9.0esr-109.38.2
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP3-2018-1560
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Desktop Applications 15
  • MozillaFirefox >= 52.9.0esr-3.7.12
  • MozillaFirefox-devel >= 52.9.0esr-3.7.12
  • MozillaFirefox-translations-common >= 52.9.0esr-3.7.12
  • MozillaFirefox-translations-other >= 52.9.0esr-3.7.12
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-Module-Desktop-Applications-15-2018-1536
SUSE Linux Enterprise Point of Sale 11 SP3
  • MozillaFirefox >= 52.9.0esr-72.38.6
  • MozillaFirefox-translations >= 52.9.0esr-72.38.6
Patchnames:
sleposp3-MozillaFirefox-13723
SUSE Linux Enterprise Point of Sale 12 SP2-CLIENT
  • MozillaFirefox >= 52.9.0esr-109.38.2
  • MozillaFirefox-devel >= 52.9.0esr-109.38.2
  • MozillaFirefox-translations >= 52.9.0esr-109.38.2
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-POS-12-SP2-CLIENT-2018-1560
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3-LTSS
  • MozillaFirefox >= 52.9.0esr-72.38.6
  • MozillaFirefox-translations >= 52.9.0esr-72.38.6
Patchnames:
slessp3-MozillaFirefox-13723
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4
  • MozillaFirefox >= 52.9.0esr-72.38.6
  • MozillaFirefox-translations >= 52.9.0esr-72.38.6
Patchnames:
slessp4-MozillaFirefox-13723
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1-LTSS
  • MozillaFirefox >= 52.9.0esr-109.38.2
  • MozillaFirefox-devel >= 52.9.0esr-109.38.2
  • MozillaFirefox-translations >= 52.9.0esr-109.38.2
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP1-2018-1560
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2-BCL
  • MozillaFirefox >= 52.9.0esr-109.38.2
  • MozillaFirefox-devel >= 52.9.0esr-109.38.2
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP2-BCL-2018-1560
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2-ESPOS
  • MozillaFirefox >= 52.9.0esr-109.38.2
  • MozillaFirefox-devel >= 52.9.0esr-109.38.2
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP2-ESPOS-2018-1560
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2-LTSS
  • MozillaFirefox >= 52.9.0esr-109.38.2
  • MozillaFirefox-devel >= 52.9.0esr-109.38.2
  • MozillaFirefox-translations >= 52.9.0esr-109.38.2
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP2-2018-1560
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3
  • MozillaFirefox >= 52.9.0esr-109.38.2
  • MozillaFirefox-translations >= 52.9.0esr-109.38.2
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP3-2018-1560
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-LTSS
  • MozillaFirefox >= 52.9.0esr-109.38.2
  • MozillaFirefox-devel >= 52.9.0esr-109.38.2
  • MozillaFirefox-translations >= 52.9.0esr-109.38.2
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-2018-1560
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 11 SP3-LTSS
  • MozillaFirefox >= 52.9.0esr-72.38.6
  • MozillaFirefox-translations >= 52.9.0esr-72.38.6
Patchnames:
slessp3-MozillaFirefox-13723
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 11 SP4
  • MozillaFirefox >= 52.9.0esr-72.38.6
  • MozillaFirefox-translations >= 52.9.0esr-72.38.6
Patchnames:
slessp4-MozillaFirefox-13723
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP1
  • MozillaFirefox >= 52.9.0esr-109.38.2
  • MozillaFirefox-devel >= 52.9.0esr-109.38.2
  • MozillaFirefox-translations >= 52.9.0esr-109.38.2
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SAP-12-SP1-2018-1560
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP1-LTSS
  • MozillaFirefox >= 52.9.0esr-109.38.2
  • MozillaFirefox-devel >= 52.9.0esr-109.38.2
  • MozillaFirefox-translations >= 52.9.0esr-109.38.2
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP1-2018-1560
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP2
  • MozillaFirefox >= 52.9.0esr-109.38.2
  • MozillaFirefox-devel >= 52.9.0esr-109.38.2
  • MozillaFirefox-translations >= 52.9.0esr-109.38.2
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SAP-12-SP2-2018-1560
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP2-BCL
  • MozillaFirefox >= 52.9.0esr-109.38.2
  • MozillaFirefox-devel >= 52.9.0esr-109.38.2
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP2-BCL-2018-1560
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP2-ESPOS
  • MozillaFirefox >= 52.9.0esr-109.38.2
  • MozillaFirefox-devel >= 52.9.0esr-109.38.2
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP2-ESPOS-2018-1560
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP2-LTSS
  • MozillaFirefox >= 52.9.0esr-109.38.2
  • MozillaFirefox-devel >= 52.9.0esr-109.38.2
  • MozillaFirefox-translations >= 52.9.0esr-109.38.2
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP2-2018-1560
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP3
  • MozillaFirefox >= 52.9.0esr-109.38.2
  • MozillaFirefox-translations >= 52.9.0esr-109.38.2
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP3-2018-1560
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12-LTSS
  • MozillaFirefox >= 52.9.0esr-109.38.2
  • MozillaFirefox-devel >= 52.9.0esr-109.38.2
  • MozillaFirefox-translations >= 52.9.0esr-109.38.2
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-2018-1560
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4
  • MozillaFirefox >= 52.9.0esr-72.38.6
  • MozillaFirefox-devel >= 52.9.0esr-72.38.6
Patchnames:
sdksp4-MozillaFirefox-13723
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP3
  • MozillaFirefox >= 52.9.0esr-109.38.2
  • MozillaFirefox-devel >= 52.9.0esr-109.38.2
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP3-2018-1560
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 7
  • MozillaFirefox >= 52.9.0esr-109.38.2
  • MozillaFirefox-devel >= 52.9.0esr-109.38.2
  • MozillaFirefox-translations >= 52.9.0esr-109.38.2
Patchnames:
SUSE-OpenStack-Cloud-7-2018-1560


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 SP3 MozillaFirefox Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Desktop Applications 15 GA MozillaFirefox Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP4 MozillaFirefox Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 12 SP3 MozillaFirefox Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 LTSS MozillaFirefox Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 MozillaFirefox Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 GA LTSS MozillaFirefox Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 LTSS MozillaFirefox Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 LTSS MozillaFirefox Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 MozillaFirefox Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 15 GA MozillaThunderbird Not affected