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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2006-4570

Original release date: 09/15/2006
Last revised: 09/15/2010


Mozilla Thunderbird before and SeaMonkey before 1.0.5, with "Load Images" enabled, allows remote user-assisted attackers to bypass settings that disable JavaScript via a remote XBL file in a message that is loaded when the user views, forwards, or replies to the original message.


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: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-200610-04
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1191
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-352-1
External Source: XF
Name: thunderbird-seamonkey-xbl-code-execution(28962)
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1016866
External Source: SGI
Name: 20060901-01-P
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2006:0676
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10892
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-361-1
External Source: BID
Name: 20042
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2006/mfsa2006-63.html
Type: Advisory
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-350-1
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2006:0677
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDKSA-2006:169
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1192
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SA:2006:054
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1016867
External Source: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-200610-01

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10892
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

Vulnerable software and versions

+ Configuration 1
+ OR
cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0.4 and previous versions
cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird: and previous versions

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