CVE-2023-4053

NameCVE-2023-4053
DescriptionA website could have obscured the full screen notification by using a URL with a scheme handled by an external program, such as a mailto URL. This could have led to user confusion and possible spoofing attacks. This vulnerability affects Firefox < 116, Firefox ESR < 115.2, and Thunderbird < 115.2.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, GitHub advisories/code/issues, web search, more)

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
firefox (PTS)sid127.0-1fixed
firefox-esr (PTS)buster91.12.0esr-1~deb10u1fixed
buster (security)115.12.0esr-1~deb10u1fixed
bullseye115.7.0esr-1~deb11u1fixed
bullseye (security)115.12.0esr-1~deb11u1fixed
bookworm115.7.0esr-1~deb12u1fixed
bookworm (security)115.12.0esr-1~deb12u1fixed
trixie115.11.0esr-1fixed
sid115.12.0esr-1fixed
thunderbird (PTS)buster1:91.12.0-1~deb10u1fixed
buster (security)1:115.12.0-1~deb10u1fixed
bullseye1:115.7.0-1~deb11u1fixed
bullseye (security)1:115.12.0-1~deb11u1fixed
bookworm1:115.7.0-1~deb12u1fixed
bookworm (security)1:115.12.0-1~deb12u1fixed
trixie1:115.11.0-1fixed
sid1:115.12.0-1fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
firefoxsource(unstable)116.0-1
firefox-esrsourcebuster(not affected)
firefox-esrsourcebullseye(not affected)
firefox-esrsourcebookworm(not affected)
firefox-esrsource(unstable)115.2.0esr-1
thunderbirdsourcebuster(not affected)
thunderbirdsourcebullseye(not affected)
thunderbirdsourcebookworm(not affected)
thunderbirdsource(unstable)1:115.2.0-1

Notes

[bookworm] - firefox-esr <not-affected> (ESR 102 not affected)
[bullseye] - firefox-esr <not-affected> (ESR 102 not affected)
[buster] - firefox-esr <not-affected> (ESR 102 not affected)
[bookworm] - thunderbird <not-affected> (ESR 102 not affected)
[bullseye] - thunderbird <not-affected> (ESR 102 not affected)
[buster] - thunderbird <not-affected> (ESR 102 not affected)
https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/mfsa2023-29/#CVE-2023-4053
https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/mfsa2023-36/#CVE-2023-4053
https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/mfsa2023-38/#CVE-2023-4053

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