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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-2778

The crypto.signText function in Mozilla Firefox and Thunderbird before 1.5.0.4 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via certain optional Certificate Authority name arguments, which causes an invalid array index and triggers a buffer overflow.
Publish Date : 2006-06-02 Last Update Date : 2017-10-10
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
5.0
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
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) Execute CodeOverflow
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat moderate 2006-05-31 2006-06-01
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
RHSA-2006:0578: seamonkey security update (was mozilla) (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20060578 unix
RHSA-2006:0609: seamonkey security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20060609 unix
RHSA-2006:0610: firefox security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20060610 unix
RHSA-2006:0611: thunderbird security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20060611 unix
The crypto.signText function in Mozilla Firefox and Thunderbird before 1.5.0.4 allows remote attackers to execute arbitr... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9703 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-2006-2778

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.5.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 1.5.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Mozilla Firefox 1
Mozilla Thunderbird 1

- References For CVE-2006-2778

https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/26849
XF mozilla-crypto-signtext-bo(26849)
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/0083
VUPEN ADV-2008-0083
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/0058
VUPEN ADV-2007-0058
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/3749
VUPEN ADV-2006-3749
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/3748
VUPEN ADV-2006-3748
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/2106
VUPEN ADV-2006-2106
http://www.ubuntulinux.org/support/documentation/usn/usn-297-1
UBUNTU USN-297-1
http://www.ubuntulinux.org/support/documentation/usn/usn-297-3
UBUNTU USN-297-3
http://www.ubuntulinux.org/support/documentation/usn/usn-323-1
UBUNTU USN-323-1
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA06-153A.html
CERT TA06-153A
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/18228
BID 18228 Mozilla Firefox, SeaMonkey, Camino, and Thunderbird Multiple Remote Vulnerabilities Release Date:2009-06-10
http://www.ubuntulinux.org/support/documentation/usn/usn-296-1
UBUNTU USN-296-1
http://www.ubuntulinux.org/support/documentation/usn/usn-296-2
UBUNTU USN-296-2
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/435795/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20060602 rPSA-2006-0091-1 firefox thunderbird
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/446657/100/200/threaded
HP HPSBUX02156
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/446658/100/200/threaded
HP SSRT061181
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2006-0611.html
REDHAT RHSA-2006:0611
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2006-0610.html
REDHAT RHSA-2006:0610
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2006/mfsa2006-38.html CONFIRM
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2006_35_mozilla.html
SUSE SUSE-SA:2006:035
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2006-0578.html
REDHAT RHSA-2006:0578
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2006-0594.html
REDHAT RHSA-2006:0594
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:146
MANDRIVA MDKSA-2006:146
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:145
MANDRIVA MDKSA-2006:145
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:143
MANDRIVA MDKSA-2006:143
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/421529
CERT-VN VU#421529
http://securitytracker.com/id?1016214
SECTRACK 1016214
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-102763-1
SUNALERT 102763
http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-1118
DEBIAN DSA-1118
http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-1120
DEBIAN DSA-1120
http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-1134
DEBIAN DSA-1134
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200606-12.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200606-12
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200606-21.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200606-21
http://securitytracker.com/id?1016202
SECTRACK 1016202
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2006-0609.html
REDHAT RHSA-2006:0609

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-2778

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


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