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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2006-2777

Original release date: 06/02/2006
Last revised: 03/07/2011


Unspecified vulnerability in Mozilla Firefox before and SeaMonkey before 1.0.2 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code by using the nsISelectionPrivate interface of the Selection object to add a SelectionListener and create notifications that are executed in a privileged context.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 7.5 (HIGH) (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
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: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service


This vulnerability is addressed in the following product releases: Mozilla, Firefox, Mozilla, SeaMonkey, 1.0.2

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External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SA:2006:035
External Source: HP
Name: SSRT061181
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1118
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2006-2106
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20060602 rPSA-2006-0091-1 firefox thunderbird
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2006-3748
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1134
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-296-2
External Source: SUNALERT
Name: 102763
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2007-0058
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2008-0083
External Source: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-200606-12
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1016202
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT
Name: TA06-153A
External Source: BID
Name: 18228
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2006/mfsa2006-43.html
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDKSA-2006:143
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1120
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-323-1
External Source: XF
Name: mozilla-nsiselectionprivate-code-execution(26853)
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDKSA-2006:145
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-296-1
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT-VN
Name: VU#237257
Type: Patch Information

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