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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2006-1739

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


The CSS border-rendering code in 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 cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via certain Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) that causes an out-of-bounds array write and buffer overflow.


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: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; 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: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2006:0330
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-271-1
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1046
External Source: SGI
Name: 20060404-01-U
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SA:2006:021
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FLSA:189137-1
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1044
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2006/mfsa2006-11.html
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: SUNALERT
Name: 228526
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9817
External Source: MISC
Name: https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=265736
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FLSA:189137-2
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2006:0329
External Source: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-200604-18
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDKSA-2006:075
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDKSA-2006:078
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-275-1
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT-VN
Name: VU#935556
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SA:2006:022
External Source: XF
Name: mozilla-css-memory-corruption(25810)
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2006-411
External Source: SUNALERT
Name: 102550
External Source: HP
Name: SSRT061158
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDKSA-2006:076
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT
Name: TA06-107A
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1051
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2006-410
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1667
Type: Tool Signature
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2006-1356
External Source: SCO
Name: SCOSA-2006.26
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-276-1
External Source: HP
Name: SSRT061145
External Source: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-200605-09
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2006-205.htm
External Source: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-200604-12
External Source: BID
Name: 17516
Type: Patch Information
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2006:0328

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1667
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9817
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

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