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CVE-2006-3809 Detail


Mozilla Firefox before, Thunderbird before, and SeaMonkey before 1.0.3 allows scripts with the UniversalBrowserRead privilege to gain UniversalXPConnect privileges and possibly execute code or obtain sensitive data by reading into a privileged context.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  07/27/2006

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CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
7.5 HIGH
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
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CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
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

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name External Source SGI 20060703-01-P External Source REDHAT RHSA-2006:0609 External Source GENTOO GLSA-200608-02 External Source GENTOO GLSA-200608-04 External Source SECTRACK 1016586 External Source SECTRACK 1016587 External Source SECTRACK 1016588 External Source DEBIAN DSA-1159 External Source DEBIAN DSA-1160 External Source DEBIAN DSA-1161 External Source GENTOO GLSA-200608-03 External Source MANDRIVA MDKSA-2006:143 External Source MANDRIVA MDKSA-2006:145 External Source MANDRIVA MDKSA-2006:146 Vendor Advisory External Source CONFIRM External Source SUSE SUSE-SA:2006:048 External Source REDHAT RHSA-2006:0594 External Source REDHAT RHSA-2006:0608 External Source REDHAT RHSA-2006:0610 External Source REDHAT RHSA-2006:0611 External Source BUGTRAQ 20060727 rPSA-2006-0137-1 firefox External Source HP HPSBUX02156 External Source HP SSRT061181 Patch External Source BID 19181 External Source UBUNTU USN-350-1 External Source UBUNTU USN-354-1 External Source UBUNTU USN-361-1 External Source UBUNTU USN-327-1 External Source UBUNTU USN-329-1 External Source VUPEN ADV-2006-2998 External Source VUPEN ADV-2006-3748 External Source VUPEN ADV-2006-3749 External Source VUPEN ADV-2008-0083 External Source XF mozilla-universalbrowserread-escalation(27990) External Source CONFIRM External Source CONFIRM External Source OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9753

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