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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-1790

A regression fix in Mozilla Firefox 1.0.7 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via the InstallTrigger.install method, which 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
10.0
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 Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
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 2006-04-12 2006-04-14
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
A regression fix in Mozilla Firefox 1.0.7 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly exec... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11202 unix
CVE-2006-1790 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20061790 unix
Mozilla Crashes with Evidence of Memory Corruption (Firefox Regression Fix) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1266 windows
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-2006-1790

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.0.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Mozilla Firefox 1

- References For CVE-2006-1790

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/19746
SECUNIA 19746
http://secunia.com/advisories/19729
SECUNIA 19729
http://secunia.com/advisories/19721
SECUNIA 19721
http://secunia.com/advisories/19811
SECUNIA 19811
http://secunia.com/advisories/19794
SECUNIA 19794
http://secunia.com/advisories/19780
SECUNIA 19780
http://secunia.com/advisories/19759
SECUNIA 19759
http://secunia.com/advisories/19862
SECUNIA 19862
http://secunia.com/advisories/19852
SECUNIA 19852
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/20051
SECUNIA 20051
http://secunia.com/advisories/21033
SECUNIA 21033
http://secunia.com/advisories/21622
SECUNIA 21622
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-102550-1
SUNALERT 102550
http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2006-205.htm CONFIRM
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.redhat.com/archives/fedora-announce-list/2006-April/msg00153.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2006-410
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/25809
XF mozilla-installtrigger-memory-corruption(25809)
http://www.ubuntulinux.org/support/documentation/usn/usn-276-1
UBUNTU USN-276-1
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.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2006/1356
VUPEN ADV-2006-1356
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200604-12.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200604-12
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200604-18.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200604-18
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200605-09.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200605-09
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:075
MANDRIVA MDKSA-2006:075
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:076
MANDRIVA MDKSA-2006:076
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2006/mfsa2006-11.html CONFIRM
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2006-0328.html
REDHAT RHSA-2006:0328
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.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/438730/100/0/threaded
HP HPSBUX02122
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/436338/100/0/threaded
FEDORA FLSA:189137-2
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/436296/100/0/threaded
FEDORA FLSA:189137-1
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2006-0330.html
REDHAT RHSA-2006:0330
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/17516
BID 17516 Mozilla Suite, Firefox, SeaMonkey, and Thunderbird Multiple Remote Vulnerabilities Release Date:2008-09-10

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-1790

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


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