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CVE-2006-5877 Detail

Current Description

The enigmail extension before 0.94.2 does not properly handle large, encrypted file e-mail attachments, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash), as demonstrated with Mozilla Thunderbird.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: N/A
NVD score not yet provided.

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Hyperlink Resource
http://bugzilla.mozdev.org/show_bug.cgi?id=9730
http://enigmail.mozdev.org/changelog.html#enig0.94.2
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/22684
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-427-1 Patch

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
NVD-CWE-Other Other NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:enigmail:enigmail:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
0.92.0
Running on/with
 cpe:2.3:o:ubuntu:ubuntu_linux:*:*:powerpc:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
5.10
 cpe:2.3:o:ubuntu:ubuntu_linux:*:*:powerpc:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
6.06_lts
 cpe:2.3:o:ubuntu:ubuntu_linux:*:*:powerpc:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
6.10


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2006-5877
NVD Published Date:
02/23/2007
NVD Last Modified:
11/15/2008