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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2006-1724

Original release date: 04/14/2006
Last revised: 03/07/2011


Unspecified vulnerability in Firefox and Thunderbird before, 1.0.x before 1.0.8, Mozilla Suite before 1.7.13, and SeaMonkey before 1.0.1 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via attack vectors related to DHTML.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 7.5 HIGH
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Provides user account access, Allows partial confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service


Fixed in: Firefox Thunderbird SeaMonkey 1.0.1

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External Source: HP
Name: HPSBUX02153
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FLSA:189137-2
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1015919
External Source: BID
Name: 17516
External Source: SUNALERT
Name: 102550
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10243
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2008-0083
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2006:0330
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1046
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2006-3748
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2006-205.htm
External Source: HP
Name: SSRT061145
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1015921
External Source: SUNALERT
Name: 228526
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2006:0328
External Source: SCO
Name: SCOSA-2006.26
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2006-411
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1901
Type: Tool Signature
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT
Name: TA06-107A
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1015920
External Source: MISC
Name: https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=282105
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2006-3749
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2006-1356
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1051
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT-VN
Name: VU#350262
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2006/mfsa2006-20.html
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2006-410
External Source: HP
Name: SSRT061236

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10243
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1901
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

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