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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2006-3812

Original release date: 07/28/2006
Last revised: 03/07/2011


Mozilla Firefox before, Thunderbird before, and SeaMonkey before 1.0.3 allows remote attackers to reference remote files and possibly load chrome: URLs by tricking the user into copying or dragging links.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 2.6 LOW
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 4.9
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable - Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity: High
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized modification

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External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1016587
Type: Patch Information
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDKSA-2006:145
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDKSA-2006:143
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDKSA-2006:146
External Source: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-200608-03
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11013
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SA:2006:048
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1016586
Type: Patch Information
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT-VN
Name: VU#398492
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-329-1
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-536
Type: Patch Information
External Source: BID
Name: 19181
Type: Patch Information
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2008-0083
External Source: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-200608-02
External Source: XF
Name: mozilla-chrome-information-disclosure(27993)
External Source: SGI
Name: 20060703-01-P
External Source: HP
Name: SSRT061181
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2006:0608
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-350-1
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2006-3748
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2006:0610
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2006:0609
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-327-1
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2006:0594
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-354-1
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20060727 rPSA-2006-0137-1 firefox
Type: Patch Information
External Source: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-200608-04
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2006/mfsa2006-56.html

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11013
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

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