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CVE-2006-3803 Detail

Description

Race condition in the JavaScript garbage collection in Mozilla Firefox 1.5 before 1.5.0.5, Thunderbird before 1.5.0.5, and SeaMonkey before 1.0.3 might allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code by causing the garbage collector to delete a temporary variable while it is still being used during the creation of a new Function object.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  07/27/2006

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2006-3803
Original release date:
07/27/2006
Last revised:
10/10/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
5.1 MEDIUM
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
6.4
Exploitability Subscore:
4.9
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
High
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Provides user account access, Allows partial confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
ftp://patches.sgi.com/support/free/security/advisories/20060703-01-U.asc External Source SGI 20060703-01-P
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2006-0609.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2006:0609
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200608-02.xml External Source GENTOO GLSA-200608-02
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200608-04.xml External Source GENTOO GLSA-200608-04
http://securitytracker.com/id?1016586 External Source SECTRACK 1016586
http://securitytracker.com/id?1016587 External Source SECTRACK 1016587
http://securitytracker.com/id?1016588 External Source SECTRACK 1016588
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200608-03.xml External Source GENTOO GLSA-200608-03
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/265964 Third Party Advisory; US Government Resource External Source CERT-VN VU#265964
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:143 External Source MANDRIVA MDKSA-2006:143
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:145 External Source MANDRIVA MDKSA-2006:145
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:146 External Source MANDRIVA MDKSA-2006:146
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2006/mfsa2006-48.html External Source CONFIRM http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2006/mfsa2006-48.html
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2006_48_seamonkey.html External Source SUSE SUSE-SA:2006:048
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2006-0594.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2006:0594
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2006-0608.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2006:0608
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2006-0610.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2006:0610
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2006-0611.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2006:0611
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/441333/100/0/threaded External Source BUGTRAQ 20060727 rPSA-2006-0137-1 firefox
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/446657/100/200/threaded External Source HP HPSBUX02156
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/446658/100/200/threaded External Source HP SSRT061181
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/19181 Patch External Source BID 19181
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-350-1 External Source UBUNTU USN-350-1
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-354-1 External Source UBUNTU USN-354-1
http://www.ubuntulinux.org/support/documentation/usn/usn-327-1 External Source UBUNTU USN-327-1
http://www.ubuntulinux.org/support/documentation/usn/usn-329-1 External Source UBUNTU USN-329-1
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA06-208A.html US Government Resource External Source CERT TA06-208A
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/2998 External Source VUPEN ADV-2006-2998
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/3748 External Source VUPEN ADV-2006-3748
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/3749 External Source VUPEN ADV-2006-3749
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/0083 External Source VUPEN ADV-2008-0083
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/27984 External Source XF mozilla-javascript-garbage-race-condition(27984)
https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-536 External Source CONFIRM https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-536
https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-537 External Source CONFIRM https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-537
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A10635 External Source OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10635

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10635
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10635

Technical Details

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