Mozilla Firefox before 18.104.22.168, Thunderbird before 22.214.171.124 and 2.x
before 126.96.36.199, and SeaMonkey before 1.1.4 allow remote attackers to
execute arbitrary commands via certain vectors associated with
launching "a file handling program based on the file extension at the
end of the URI," a variant of CVE-2007-4041. NOTE: the vendor states
that "it is still possible to launch a filetype handler based on
extension rather than the registered protocol handler."
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