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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2006-6954

Original release date: 01/29/2007
Last revised: 07/02/2010
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Flock beta 1 0.7 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via a web page that contains a large number of nested marquee tags, a related issue to CVE-2006-2723.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 4.3 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
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 disruption of service

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External Source: XF
Name: firefox-marquee-dos(26898)
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20060704 [Bugtraq] Re: flock d0s exploit remote. beta 1 (v0.7)
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20060623 Re: flock d0s exploit remote. beta 1 (v0.7)
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20060623 flock d0s exploit remote. beta 1 (v0.7)

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