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CVE-2006-1790 Detail

Description

A regression fix in Mozilla Firefox 1.0.7 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via the InstallTrigger.install method, which leads to memory corruption.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  04/14/2006

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2006-1790
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:
10.0 HIGH
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
10.0
Exploitability Subscore:
10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
Low
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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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.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/mfsa2006-11.html Vendor Advisory External Source CONFIRM http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2006/mfsa2006-11.html
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 HPSBUX02122
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/17516 External Source BID 17516
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/25809 External Source XF mozilla-installtrigger-memory-corruption(25809)
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A11202 External Source OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11202
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A1266 External Source OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1266

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11202
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11202
Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1266
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1266

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Resource Management Errors (CWE-399)

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
OR
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:1.0.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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