Mozilla Firefox SeaMonkey and Thunderbird CVE-2012-1943 Local Privilege Escalation Vulnerability

Mozilla Firefox, Thunderbird, and Seamonkey are prone to a local privilege-escalation vulnerability.

An attacker could exploit this issue by enticing an unsuspecting victim to run an application in a directory containing a malicious library file with a specific name. Exploiting this issue allows local attackers to execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the user running the affected application.

This issue affects versions prior to the following:

Firefox 13.0
Thunderbird 13.0
SeaMonkey 2.10


 

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