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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-0749

nsHTMLContentSink.cpp in Mozilla Firefox and Thunderbird 1.x before 1.5 and 1.0.x before 1.0.8, Mozilla Suite before 1.7.13, and SeaMonkey before 1.0 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via unknown vectors involving a "particular sequence of HTML tags" that leads to memory corruption.
Publish Date : 2006-04-14 Last Update Date : 2010-08-21
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
9.3
Confidentiality Impact Complete (There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
Integrity Impact Complete (There is a total compromise of system integrity. There is a complete loss of system protection, resulting in the entire system being compromised.)
Availability Impact Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
Access Complexity Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access Admin
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of ServiceExecute CodeMemory corruption
CWE ID 399

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat critical 2005-12-13 2006-04-14
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2006-0749 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20060749 unix
Mozilla Mozilla Firefox Tag Order Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1848 windows
nsHTMLContentSink.cpp in Mozilla Firefox and Thunderbird 1.x before 1.5 and 1.0.x before 1.0.8, Mozilla Suite before 1.7... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11704 unix
RHSA-2006:0328: firefox security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20060328 unix
RHSA-2006:0329: mozilla security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20060329 unix
RHSA-2006:0330: thunderbird security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20060330 unix
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2006-0749

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.0.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.0.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.0.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.0.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.5 Beta1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.5 Beta2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Mozilla Mozilla Suite 1.7.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Mozilla Mozilla Suite 1.7.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Mozilla Mozilla Suite 1.7.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Mozilla Mozilla Suite 1.7.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Mozilla Mozilla Suite 1.7.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Mozilla Mozilla Suite 1.7.12 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.0 Beta Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.0 Alpha Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 1.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 1.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 1.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 1.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 1.0.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 1.0.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 1.0.5 Beta Version Details Vulnerabilities
27 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 1.0.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
28 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 1.0.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
29 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 1.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
30 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 1.5 Beta2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
31 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 1.5.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Mozilla Firefox 11
Mozilla Mozilla Suite 6
Mozilla Seamonkey 2
Mozilla Thunderbird 12

- References For CVE-2006-0749

http://secunia.com/advisories/19780
SECUNIA 19780
http://secunia.com/advisories/20051
SECUNIA 20051
http://secunia.com/advisories/21622
SECUNIA 21622
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/729
SREASON 729
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:075
MANDRIVA MDKSA-2006:075
http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2006-205.htm CONFIRM
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:076
MANDRIVA MDKSA-2006:076
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:078
MANDRIVA MDKSA-2006:078
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/25819
XF mozilla-nshtmlcontentsink-memory-corruption(25819)
ftp://ftp.sco.com/pub/updates/UnixWare/SCOSA-2006.26/SCOSA-2006.26.txt
SCO SCOSA-2006.26
ftp://patches.sgi.com/support/free/security/advisories/20060404-01-U.asc
SGI 20060404-01-U
http://secunia.com/advisories/19714
SECUNIA 19714
http://secunia.com/advisories/19631
SECUNIA 19631
http://lists.suse.com/archive/suse-security-announce/2006-Apr/0003.html
SUSE SUSE-SA:2006:021
http://secunia.com/advisories/19721
SECUNIA 19721
http://secunia.com/advisories/19746
SECUNIA 19746
http://secunia.com/advisories/19759
SECUNIA 19759
http://secunia.com/advisories/19794
SECUNIA 19794
http://secunia.com/advisories/19811
SECUNIA 19811
http://secunia.com/advisories/19821
SECUNIA 19821
http://secunia.com/advisories/19823
SECUNIA 19823
http://secunia.com/advisories/19852
SECUNIA 19852
http://secunia.com/advisories/19862
SECUNIA 19862
http://secunia.com/advisories/19863
SECUNIA 19863
http://secunia.com/advisories/19902
SECUNIA 19902
http://secunia.com/advisories/19941
SECUNIA 19941
http://secunia.com/advisories/19950
SECUNIA 19950
http://secunia.com/advisories/21033
SECUNIA 21033
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-102550-1
SUNALERT 102550
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-228526-1
SUNALERT 228526
http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-1044
DEBIAN DSA-1044
http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-1046
DEBIAN DSA-1046
http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-1051
DEBIAN DSA-1051
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2006/1356
VUPEN ADV-2006-1356
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2006/3391
VUPEN ADV-2006-3391
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200604-12.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200604-12
http://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-announce-list/2006-April/msg00153.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2006-410
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2006_04_25.html
SUSE SUSE-SA:2006:004
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2006/mfsa2006-18.html CONFIRM
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200605-09.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200605-09
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200604-18.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200604-18
http://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-announce-list/2006-April/msg00154.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2006-411
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2006-0329.html
REDHAT RHSA-2006:0329
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2006-0328.html
REDHAT RHSA-2006:0328
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2006-0330.html
REDHAT RHSA-2006:0330
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/434524/100/0/threaded
HP SSRT061145
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/431126/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20060417 ZDI-06-009: Mozilla Firefox Tag Parsing Code Execution Vulnerability
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/436296/100/0/threaded
FEDORA FLSA:189137-1
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/436338/100/0/threaded
FEDORA FLSA:189137-2
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/438730/100/0/threaded
HP HPSBUX02122
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/17516
BID 17516 Mozilla Suite, Firefox, SeaMonkey, and Thunderbird Multiple Remote Vulnerabilities Release Date:2008-09-10
http://www.ubuntulinux.org/support/documentation/usn/usn-275-1
UBUNTU USN-275-1
http://www.ubuntulinux.org/support/documentation/usn/usn-271-1
UBUNTU USN-271-1
http://www.ubuntulinux.org/support/documentation/usn/usn-276-1
UBUNTU USN-276-1
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA06-107A.html
CERT TA06-107A
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/736934
CERT-VN VU#736934
http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-06-009.html
http://secunia.com/advisories/19696
SECUNIA 19696
http://secunia.com/advisories/19729
SECUNIA 19729

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-0749

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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