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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2006-6502

Original release date: 12/19/2006
Last revised: 03/07/2011
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Use-after-free vulnerability in the LiveConnect bridge code for Mozilla Firefox 2.x before 2.0.0.1, 1.5.x before 1.5.0.9, Thunderbird before 1.5.0.9, and SeaMonkey before 1.0.7 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via unknown vectors.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 7.1 (HIGH) (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.9
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 disruption of service

Solution

This vulnerability is addressed in the following product updates: Mozilla, Firefox, 2.0.0.1 Mozilla, Firefox, 1.5.0.9 Mozilla, Thunderbird, 1.5.0.9 Mozilla, SeaMonkey, 1.0.7

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External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 23440
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 23618
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2006-5068
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SA:2007:006
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 23282
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2006:0759
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 23601
External Source: HP
Name: HPSBUX02153
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 23420
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 23545
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SA:2006:080
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20070102 rPSA-2006-0234-2 firefox thunderbird
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2006-1491
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9626
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-400-1
External Source: HP
Name: SSRT061181
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1253
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2006/mfsa2006-71.html
Type: Advisory
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT-VN
Name: VU#428500
External Source: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-200701-04
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-398-1
External Source: BID
Name: 21668
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2008-0083
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 23433
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDKSA-2007:011
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1265
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 24390
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 23988
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2006:0760
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 23614
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 23589
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2006:0758
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 23514
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 23439
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDKSA-2007:010
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 23422
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 23598
External Source: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-200701-03
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20061222 rPSA-2006-0234-1 firefox
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 23591
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-398-2
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 23672
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT
Name: TA06-354A
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-883
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1017413
External Source: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-200701-02
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1017412
External Source: SGI
Name: 20061202-01-P
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 24078
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 23468
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2007-004
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1258
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1017411
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 23692

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9626
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

Vulnerable software and versions

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* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.5
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.5.0.1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.5.0.2
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.5.0.3
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.5.0.4
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.5.0.5
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.5.0.6
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.5.0.7
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.5.0.8
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.5:beta1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.5:beta2
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0
* cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:2.0:beta_1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0.1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0.2
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0.3
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0.4
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0.5
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0.6
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0::alpha
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0::dev
* cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0:beta
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.2
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.3
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.4
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.5
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.6
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.7
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.7.1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.7.2
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.7.3
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.8
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.9
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.0
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.0.1
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.0.2
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.0.3
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.0.4
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.0.5
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.0.5:beta
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.0.6
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.0.7
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.0.8
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5
* 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:1.5.0.6
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.0.7
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.0.8
* cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5:beta2
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