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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2006-3804

Original release date: 07/27/2006
Last revised: 03/07/2011


Heap-based buffer overflow in Mozilla Thunderbird before and SeaMonkey before 1.0.3 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via a VCard attachment with a malformed base64 field, which copies more data than expected due to an integer underflow.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 5.0 MEDIUM
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows disruption of service

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External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2006:0609
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-329-1
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDKSA-2006:145
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDKSA-2006:146
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1016587
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2006-3749
External Source: HP
Name: HPSBUX02156
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT-VN
Name: VU#897540
Type: Advisory
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-537
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2006:0594
External Source: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-200608-02
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SA:2006:048
External Source: SGI
Name: 20060703-01-P
External Source: SUNALERT
Name: 102763
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2006/mfsa2006-49.html
Type: Advisory
External Source: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-200608-04
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2006-2998
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2007-0058
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2006:0611
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT
Name: TA06-208A
External Source: BID
Name: 19181
Type: Patch Information
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1016588
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDKSA-2006:143
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-350-1
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11395
External Source: XF
Name: mozilla-vcard-base64-bo(27985)
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2006:0608

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11395
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

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