CVE-2020-6812

NameCVE-2020-6812
DescriptionThe first time AirPods are connected to an iPhone, they become named after the user's name by default (e.g. Jane Doe's AirPods.) Websites with camera or microphone permission are able to enumerate device names, disclosing the user's name. To resolve this issue, Firefox added a special case that renames devices containing the substring 'AirPods' to simply 'AirPods'. This vulnerability affects Thunderbird < 68.6, Firefox < 74, Firefox < ESR68.6, and Firefox ESR < 68.6.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDLA-2140-1, DLA-2150-1, DSA-4639-1, DSA-4642-1
NVD severitymedium

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
firefox (PTS)sid74.0-1fixed
firefox-esr (PTS)jessie52.8.1esr-1~deb8u1vulnerable
jessie (security)68.6.0esr-1~deb8u1fixed
stretch68.4.1esr-1~deb9u1vulnerable
stretch (security)68.6.0esr-1~deb9u1fixed
buster68.4.1esr-1~deb10u1vulnerable
buster (security)68.6.0esr-1~deb10u1fixed
bullseye, sid68.6.0esr-1fixed
thunderbird (PTS)jessie1:52.8.0-1~deb8u1vulnerable
jessie (security)1:68.6.0-1~deb8u1fixed
stretch1:68.4.1-1~deb9u1vulnerable
stretch (security)1:68.6.0-1~deb9u1fixed
buster1:68.4.1-1~deb10u1vulnerable
buster (security)1:68.6.0-1~deb10u1fixed
bullseye1:68.5.0-1vulnerable
sid1:68.6.0-1fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
firefoxsource(unstable)74.0-1
firefox-esrsource(unstable)68.6.0esr-1
firefox-esrsourcebuster68.6.0esr-1~deb10u1DSA-4639-1
firefox-esrsourcejessie68.6.0esr-1~deb8u1DLA-2140-1
firefox-esrsourcestretch68.6.0esr-1~deb9u1DSA-4639-1
thunderbirdsource(unstable)1:68.6.0-1
thunderbirdsourcebuster1:68.6.0-1~deb10u1DSA-4642-1
thunderbirdsourcejessie1:68.6.0-1~deb8u1DLA-2150-1
thunderbirdsourcestretch1:68.6.0-1~deb9u1DSA-4642-1

Notes

https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/mfsa2020-10/#CVE-2020-6812
https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/mfsa2020-09/#CVE-2020-6812
https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/mfsa2020-08/#CVE-2020-6812

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