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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2006-6498

Original release date: 12/19/2006
Last revised: 09/01/2011
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Multiple unspecified vulnerabilities in the JavaScript engine for Mozilla Firefox 2.x before 2.0.0.1, 1.5.x before 1.5.0.9, Thunderbird before 1.5.0.9, SeaMonkey before 1.0.7, and Mozilla 1.7 and probably earlier on Solaris, allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory corruption and crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via unknown impact and attack vectors.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 6.8 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
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

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External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2006:0758
Type: Advisory
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 23618
Type: Advisory
External Source: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-200701-02
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 23589
Type: Advisory
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10661
External Source: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-200701-04
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 23988
Type: Advisory
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1253
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2006:0760
Type: Advisory
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 23282
Type: Advisory
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 23672
Type: Advisory
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2006-5068
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 23601
Type: Advisory
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SA:2007:006
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 23545
Type: Advisory
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 23422
Type: Advisory
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1017398
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1017406
External Source: HP
Name: HPSBUX02153
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1258
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2006/mfsa2006-68.html
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 25556
Type: Advisory
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-883
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 24078
Type: Advisory
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 23439
Type: Advisory
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 23614
Type: Advisory
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20070102 rPSA-2006-0234-2 firefox thunderbird
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 23420
Type: Advisory
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 23440
Type: Advisory
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 23468
Type: Advisory
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 23433
Type: Advisory
External Source: SUNALERT
Name: 102955
External Source: HP
Name: SSRT061181
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-400-1
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1265
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-398-2
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 23692
Type: Advisory
External Source: SGI
Name: 20061202-01-P
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20061222 rPSA-2006-0234-1 firefox
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-398-1
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT
Name: TA06-354A
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT-VN
Name: VU#447772
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 23591
Type: Advisory
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2008-0083
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2006:0759
Type: Advisory
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 24390
Type: Advisory
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT-VN
Name: VU#427972
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1017405
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SA:2006:080
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2007-004
External Source: BID
Name: 21668
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 23514
Type: Advisory
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2007-2106
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2006-1491

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10661
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

Vulnerable software and versions

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* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.7.2
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.7.3
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.7
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.7.1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.8
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.9
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.2
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.5
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.6
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.3
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.4
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.0.1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.0.2
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.0.3
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.0.4
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.0.5
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.0.6
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.0.7
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.0.8
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.0.8
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.0.7
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.0.6
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.0.5
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.0.4
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.0.3
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.0.2
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.0.1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.0
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* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.5
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.5.0.8
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.5.0.7
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.5.0.6
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.5.0.5
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.5.0.4
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.5.0.3
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.5.0.2
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.5.0.1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:mozilla:1.7
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* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0.6
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0.5
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0.4
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0.3
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0.2
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0.1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0
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