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CVE-2006-6501 Detail

Current Description

Unspecified vulnerability in Mozilla Firefox 2.x before 2.0.0.1, 1.5.x before 1.5.0.9, Thunderbird before 1.5.0.9, and SeaMonkey before 1.0.7 allows remote attackers to gain privileges and install malicious code via the watch Javascript function.

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 Broken Link
http://fedoranews.org/cms/node/2297 Broken Link
http://fedoranews.org/cms/node/2338 Broken Link
http://h20000.www2.hp.com/bizsupport/TechSupport/Document.jsp?objectID=c00771742 Broken Link
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2006-0758.html Third Party Advisory
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2006-0759.html Third Party Advisory
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2006-0760.html Third Party Advisory
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200701-02.xml Third Party Advisory
http://securitytracker.com/id?1017403 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://securitytracker.com/id?1017404 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://securitytracker.com/id?1017407 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.debian.org/security/2007/dsa-1253 Third Party Advisory
http://www.debian.org/security/2007/dsa-1258 Third Party Advisory
http://www.debian.org/security/2007/dsa-1265 Third Party Advisory
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200701-03.xml Third Party Advisory
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200701-04.xml Third Party Advisory
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/263412 Third Party Advisory US Government Resource
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2007:010 Third Party Advisory
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2007:011 Third Party Advisory
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2006/mfsa2006-70.html Vendor Advisory
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2006_80_mozilla.html Broken Link
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2007_06_mozilla.html Broken Link
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 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-398-1 Third Party Advisory
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-398-2 Third Party Advisory
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-400-1 Third Party Advisory
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA06-354A.html Third Party Advisory US Government Resource
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/5068 Third Party Advisory
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/0083 Third Party Advisory
https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-883 Broken Link
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A9746 Third Party Advisory

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9746
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9746

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Permissions, Privileges, and Access Control (CWE-264)

Change History

4 change records found - show changes

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2006-6501
NVD Published Date:
12/19/2006
NVD Last Modified:
10/17/2018