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CVE-2006-6660 Detail

Current Description

The nodeType function in KDE libkhtml 4.2.0 and earlier, as used by Konquerer, KMail, and other programs, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via malformed HTML tags, possibly involving a COL SPAN tag embedded in a RANGE tag.

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.

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (02/02/2007)

Not vulnerable. This issue did not affect the versions of KDE as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1, 3, or 4.

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Hyperlink Resource
http://downloads.securityfocus.com/vulnerabilities/exploits/21662.html Exploit
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/21662 Exploit
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/5071

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:kde:libkhtml:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
4.2.0


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2006-6660
NVD Published Date:
12/20/2006
NVD Last Modified:
03/07/2011