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CVE-2006-6498 Detail

Current Description

Multiple unspecified vulnerabilities in the JavaScript engine for Mozilla Firefox 2.x before 2.0.0.1, 1.5.x before 1.5.0.9, Thunderbird before 1.5.0.9, SeaMonkey before 1.0.7, and Mozilla 1.7 and probably earlier on Solaris, allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory corruption and crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via unknown impact and attack vectors.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  12/19/2006
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 6.8 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Provides unauthorized access
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows disruption of service

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
ftp://patches.sgi.com/support/free/security/advisories/20061202-01-P.asc
http://fedoranews.org/cms/node/2297
http://fedoranews.org/cms/node/2338
http://h20000.www2.hp.com/bizsupport/TechSupport/Document.jsp?objectID=c00771742
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2006-0758.html Vendor Advisory
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2006-0759.html Vendor Advisory
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2006-0760.html Vendor Advisory
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200701-02.xml
http://securitytracker.com/id?1017398
http://securitytracker.com/id?1017405
http://securitytracker.com/id?1017406
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-102955-1
http://www.debian.org/security/2007/dsa-1253
http://www.debian.org/security/2007/dsa-1258
http://www.debian.org/security/2007/dsa-1265
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200701-04.xml
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/427972 US Government Resource
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/447772 US Government Resource
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2006/mfsa2006-68.html
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2006_80_mozilla.html
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2007_06_mozilla.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/455145/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/455728/100/200/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/21668
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-398-1
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-398-2
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-400-1
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA06-354A.html US Government Resource
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/5068
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/2106
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/0083
https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-883
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A10661

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10661
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10661

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
OR
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:1.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:1.5.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:1.5.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:1.5.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:1.5.0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:1.5.0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:1.5.0.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:1.5.0.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:1.5.0.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:2.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla:1.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
Configuration 2
OR
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.7.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.7.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.7.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:0.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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:1.0.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.0.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.0.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.0.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.0.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:thunderbird:1.5.0.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
Configuration 3
OR
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:seamonkey:1.0.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2006-6498
NVD Published Date:
12/19/2006
NVD Last Modified:
10/17/2018