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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2006-0294

Original release date: 02/02/2006
Last revised: 03/07/2011
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Mozilla Firefox before 1.5.0.1, Thunderbird 1.5 if running Javascript in mail, and SeaMonkey before 1.0 allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code by changing an element's style from position:relative to position:static, which causes Gecko to operate on freed memory.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 7.5 (HIGH) (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=317934
Type: Patch Information
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1015570
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2006-0413
External Source: HP
Name: SSRT061236
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1514
Type: Tool Signature
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2006-3749
External Source: XF
Name: mozilla-element-change-memory-corruption(24431)
External Source: HP
Name: HPSBUX02156
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 18700
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 18704
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2006/mfsa2006-02.html
External Source: BID
Name: 16476
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 22065

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1514
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

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