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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2006-2781

Original release date: 06/02/2006
Last revised: 03/07/2011
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Double free vulnerability in nsVCard.cpp in Mozilla Thunderbird before 1.5.0.4 and SeaMonkey before 1.0.2 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (hang) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a VCard that contains invalid base64 characters.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 6.4 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 4.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

Solution

Fixed in: Firefox 1.5.0.4 Thunderbird 1.5.0.4 SeaMonkey 1.0.2

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External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 20382
Type: Advisory
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-323-1
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 21324
Type: Advisory
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 20709
Type: Advisory
External Source: BID
Name: 18228
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 21178
Type: Advisory
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1016214
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-297-3
External Source: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-200606-21
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 21210
Type: Advisory
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-297-1
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 21631
Type: Advisory
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2006:0611
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2006:0594
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 21134
Type: Advisory
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1118
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 21269
Type: Advisory
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20060602 rPSA-2006-0091-1 firefox thunderbird
External Source: HP
Name: HPSBUX02156
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 21336
Type: Advisory
External Source: XF
Name: mozilla-vcard-doublefree-memory-corruption(26850)
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10247
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2006-2106
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 21607
Type: Advisory
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 21183
Type: Advisory
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2006/mfsa2006-40.html
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SA:2006:035
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 20394
Type: Advisory
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2006-3749
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1134
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2006:0609
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 22065
Type: Advisory
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDKSA-2006:146
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2006:0578

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10247
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

Vulnerable software and versions

+ Configuration 1
+ OR
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0.1 and previous versions
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.0.3 and previous versions

* Denotes Vulnerable Software
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