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Bug in the Bug Tracker

On September 29th, Check Point’s Malware and Vulnerability Research Group uncovered a critical privilege escalation vulnerability in the popular bug-tracking platform called Bugzilla. According to the CVE security vulnerability database (, this is the first privilege escalation bug uncovered in the Bugzilla project since 2002. (See also: Bugzilla Zero-Day Exposes Zero-Day Bugs by Brian Krebs)…

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Threat Research October 6, 2014