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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2006-1735

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


Mozilla Firefox and Thunderbird 1.x before 1.5 and 1.0.x before 1.0.8, Mozilla Suite before 1.7.13, and SeaMonkey before 1.0 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code by using an eval in an XBL method binding (XBL.method.eval) to create Javascript functions that are compiled with extra privileges.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 9.3 HIGH
Impact Subscore: 10.0
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: Provides administrator access, Allows complete confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service


Fixed in: Firefox 1.5 Firefox 1.0.8 Thunderbird 1.5 Thunderbird 1.0.8 SeaMonkey 1.0 Mozilla Suite 1.7.13

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External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2006-411
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2006:0330
External Source: SUNALERT
Name: 228526
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2006-205.htm
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SA:2006:004
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1044
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDKSA-2006:076
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2006:0328
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1037
Type: Tool Signature
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FLSA:189137-2
External Source: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-200604-12
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT-VN
Name: VU#813230
External Source: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-200604-18
External Source: SCO
Name: SCOSA-2006.26
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDKSA-2006:078
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FLSA:189137-1
External Source: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-200605-09
External Source: HP
Name: SSRT061158
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-275-1
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-271-1
External Source: SUNALERT
Name: 102550
External Source: BID
Name: 17516
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2006:0329
External Source: XF
Name: mozilla-xbl-code-execution(25815)
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT
Name: TA06-107A
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2006-410
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2006/mfsa2006-14.html
External Source: SGI
Name: 20060404-01-U
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1051
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2006-1356
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10930
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SA:2006:021
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1046
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-276-1
External Source: HP
Name: HPSBTU02118
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDKSA-2006:075

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1037
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10930
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

Technical Details

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  • Permissions, Privileges, and Access Control (CWE-264)