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Title    Tor Browser 13.0.13 Unscheduled Emergency Release
Date    Sunday March 24, @12:58PM
Author    janrinok
from the dept.

An Anonymous Coward writes:

"This is an unscheduled emergency release with important security updates to Firefox for Desktop platforms. Android is unaffected."

Mozilla Foundation Security Advisory 2024-16
Security Vulnerabilities fixed in Firefox ESR 115.9.1

March 22, 2024

CVE-2024-29944: Privileged JavaScript Execution via Event Handlers

Impact critical


An attacker was able to inject an event handler into a privileged object that would allow arbitrary JavaScript execution in the parent process. Note: This vulnerability affects Desktop Firefox only, it does not affect mobile versions of Firefox.

Tails 6.0 is affected. Please update Tails 6.0 to the current version when they release it.

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