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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2006-2613

Original release date: 05/25/2006
Last revised: 04/02/2010
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Mozilla Suite 1.7.13, Mozilla Firefox 1.5.0.3 and possibly other versions before before 1.8.0, and Netscape 7.2 and 8.1, and possibly other versions and products, allows remote user-assisted attackers to obtain information such as the installation path by causing exceptions to be thrown and checking the message contents.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 4.3 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:M/AU:N/C:P/I:N/A:N) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
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

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External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 20255
Type: Advisory
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=267645
Type: Patch Information
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDKSA-2006:143
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20060521 Firefox 1.5.0.3 Flaw - Page can obtain path to Mozilla installation or profile by examining JavaScript exceptions
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 21532
Type: Advisory
External Source: SREASON
Name: 960
External Source: XF
Name: mozilla-javascript-path-disclosure(26667)
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 20244
Type: Advisory
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 20256
Type: Advisory
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDKSA-2006:145
External Source: MISC
Name: https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/attachment.cgi?id=164547

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)
  • Information Leak / Disclosure (CWE-200)