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CVE-2006-1742 Detail

Description

The JavaScript engine 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 does not properly handle temporary variables that are not garbage collected, which might allow remote attackers to trigger operations on freed memory and cause memory corruption.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  04/14/2006

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2006-1742
Original release date:
04/14/2006
Last revised:
10/10/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
5.0 MEDIUM
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
2.9
Exploitability Subscore:
10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
Low
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows unauthorized modification

Evaluator Solution

Fixed in: Firefox 1.5 Firefox 1.0.8 Thunderbird 1.5 Thunderbird 1.0.8 SeaMonkey 1.0 Mozilla Suite 1.7.13

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
ftp://ftp.sco.com/pub/updates/UnixWare/SCOSA-2006.26/SCOSA-2006.26.txt External Source SCO SCOSA-2006.26
ftp://patches.sgi.com/support/free/security/advisories/20060404-01-U.asc External Source SGI 20060404-01-U
http://lists.suse.com/archive/suse-security-announce/2006-Apr/0003.html External Source SUSE SUSE-SA:2006:021
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-102550-1 External Source SUNALERT 102550
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-228526-1 External Source SUNALERT 228526
http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2006-205.htm External Source CONFIRM http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2006-205.htm
http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-1044 External Source DEBIAN DSA-1044
http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-1046 External Source DEBIAN DSA-1046
http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-1051 External Source DEBIAN DSA-1051
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200604-12.xml External Source GENTOO GLSA-200604-12
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200604-18.xml External Source GENTOO GLSA-200604-18
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200605-09.xml External Source GENTOO GLSA-200605-09
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/492382 US Government Resource External Source CERT-VN VU#492382
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:075 External Source MANDRIVA MDKSA-2006:075
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:076 External Source MANDRIVA MDKSA-2006:076
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2006/mfsa2006-10.html External Source CONFIRM http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2006/mfsa2006-10.html
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2006_04_25.html External Source SUSE SUSE-SA:2006:004
http://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-announce-list/2006-April/msg00153.html External Source FEDORA FEDORA-2006-410
http://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-announce-list/2006-April/msg00154.html External Source FEDORA FEDORA-2006-411
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2006-0328.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2006:0328
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2006-0329.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2006:0329
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2006-0330.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2006:0330
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/436296/100/0/threaded External Source FEDORA FLSA:189137-1
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/436338/100/0/threaded External Source FEDORA FLSA:189137-2
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/438730/100/0/threaded External Source HP SSRT061158
http://www.ubuntulinux.org/support/documentation/usn/usn-271-1 External Source UBUNTU USN-271-1
http://www.ubuntulinux.org/support/documentation/usn/usn-275-1 External Source UBUNTU USN-275-1
http://www.ubuntulinux.org/support/documentation/usn/usn-276-1 External Source UBUNTU USN-276-1
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/1356 External Source VUPEN ADV-2006-1356
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/25807 External Source XF mozilla-garbage-memory-corruption(25807)
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A1087 External Source OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1087
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A11808 External Source OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11808

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1087
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1087
Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11808
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11808

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
OR
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:1.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:1.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:1.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:1.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:1.0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:1.0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:1.0.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*    versions up to (including) 1.0.7
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:1.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:1.5:beta1:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:1.5:beta2:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla_suite:1.7.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla_suite:1.7.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla_suite:1.7.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla_suite:1.7.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla_suite:1.7.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla_suite:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*    versions up to (including) 1.7.12
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0:*:alpha:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:*:beta:*:*:*:*:*:*    versions up to (including) 1.0
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.0.5:beta:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.0.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*    versions up to (including) 1.0.7
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5:beta2:*:*:*:*:*:*

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