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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2006-1730

Original release date: 04/14/2006
Last revised: 03/07/2011
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Integer overflow in Mozilla Firefox and Thunderbird 1.x before 1.5.0.2 and 1.0.x before 1.0.8, Mozilla Suite before 1.7.13, and SeaMonkey before 1.0.1 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a large number in the CSS letter-spacing property that leads to a heap-based buffer overflow.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 9.3 (HIGH) (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable; Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity: Medium
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

Solution

Fixed in: Firefox 1.5.0.2 Firefox 1.0.8 Thunderbird 1.5.0.2 Thunderbird 1.0.8 SeaMonkey 1.0.1 Mozilla Suite 1.7.13

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Name: http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-06-010.html
Type: Advisory

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10055
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1614
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

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