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CVE-2006-0298 Detail

Current Description

The XML parser in Mozilla Firefox before 1.5.0.1 and SeaMonkey before 1.0 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly read sensitive data via unknown attack vectors that trigger an out-of-bounds read.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  02/02/2006
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 5.8 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 4.9
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://securitytracker.com/id?1015570 Patch
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2006/mfsa2006-07.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/446657/100/200/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/16476 Exploit Patch
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/0413 Vendor Advisory
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/3749 Vendor Advisory
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/24436
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A677

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:677
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:677

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.3

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.5
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 cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox:1.5:beta1
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 cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0::alpha
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 cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0:beta
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2006-0298
NVD Published Date:
02/02/2006
NVD Last Modified:
10/19/2018