Bug 1629212 (CVE-2018-16983)

Summary: CVE-2018-16983 mozilla-noscript: NoScript Bypass via the text/html;/json Content-Type value
Product: [Other] Security Response Reporter: Laura Pardo <lpardo>
Component: vulnerabilityAssignee: Red Hat Product Security <security-response-team>
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Fixed In Version: mozilla-noscript 5.1.8.7 Doc Type: If docs needed, set a value
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Description Laura Pardo 2018-09-14 21:24:16 UTC
NoScript Classic before 5.1.8.7, as used in Tor Browser 7.x and other products, allows attackers to bypass script blocking via the text/html;/json Content-Type value.


References:
https://noscript.net/getit#classic
https://www.zdnet.com/article/exploit-vendor-drops-tor-browser-zero-day-on-twitter/

Comment 1 Laura Pardo 2018-09-14 21:24:37 UTC
Created mozilla-noscript tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: epel-all [bug 1629217]

Comment 2 Product Security DevOps Team 2019-06-10 10:37:48 UTC
This CVE Bugzilla entry is for community support informational purposes only as it does not affect a package in a commercially supported Red Hat product. Refer to the dependent bugs for status of those individual community products.