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CVE-2006-0749 Detail

Current Description

nsHTMLContentSink.cpp in Mozilla Firefox and Thunderbird 1.x before 1.5 and 1.0.x before 1.0.8, Mozilla Suite before 1.7.13, and SeaMonkey before 1.0 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via unknown vectors involving a "particular sequence of HTML tags" that leads to memory corruption.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 9.3 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


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

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
ftp://ftp.sco.com/pub/updates/UnixWare/SCOSA-2006.26/SCOSA-2006.26.txt Third Party Advisory
ftp://patches.sgi.com/support/free/security/advisories/20060404-01-U.asc Broken Link
http://lists.suse.com/archive/suse-security-announce/2006-Apr/0003.html Broken Link
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/729 Third Party Advisory
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-102550-1 Broken Link
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-228526-1 Broken Link
http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2006-205.htm Third Party Advisory
http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-1044 Third Party Advisory
http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-1046 Third Party Advisory
http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-1051 Third Party Advisory
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200604-12.xml Third Party Advisory
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200604-18.xml Third Party Advisory
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200605-09.xml Third Party Advisory
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/736934 Third Party Advisory US Government Resource
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:075 Third Party Advisory
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:076 Third Party Advisory
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:078 Third Party Advisory
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2006/mfsa2006-18.html Vendor Advisory
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2006_04_25.html Broken Link
http://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-announce-list/2006-April/msg00153.html Third Party Advisory
http://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-announce-list/2006-April/msg00154.html Third Party Advisory
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2006-0328.html Third Party Advisory
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2006-0329.html Third Party Advisory
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2006-0330.html Third Party Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/431126/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/434524/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/436296/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/436338/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/438730/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/17516 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA06-107A.html Third Party Advisory US Government Resource
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/1356 Permissions Required Third Party Advisory
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/3391 Permissions Required Third Party Advisory
http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-06-009.html Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/25819 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A11704 Third Party Advisory
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A1848 Third Party Advisory
https://usn.ubuntu.com/271-1/
https://usn.ubuntu.com/275-1/
https://usn.ubuntu.com/276-1/

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Resource Management Errors (CWE-399)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.3

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:/a:mozilla:firefox
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From (including)
1.0
Up to (including)
1.5
 cpe:/a:mozilla:mozilla_suite
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Up to (excluding)
1.7.13
 cpe:/a:mozilla:seamonkey
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Up to (excluding)
1.0
 cpe:/a:mozilla:thunderbird
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From (including)
1.0
Up to (excluding)
1.0.8


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2006-0749
NVD Published Date:
04/14/2006
NVD Last Modified:
10/19/2018