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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-2894

Mozilla Firefox 1.5.0.4, 2.0.x before 2.0.0.8, Mozilla Suite 1.7.13, Mozilla SeaMonkey 1.0.2 and other versions before 1.1.5, and Netscape 8.1 and earlier allow user-assisted remote attackers to read arbitrary files by tricking a user into typing the characters of the target filename in a text box and using the OnKeyDown, OnKeyPress, and OnKeyUp Javascript keystroke events to change the focus and cause those characters to be inserted into a file upload input control, which can then upload the file when the user submits the form.
Publish Date : 2006-06-07 Last Update Date : 2013-07-03
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
4.0
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
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 High (Specialized access conditions exist. It is hard to exploit and several special conditions must be satisfied to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s)
CWE ID 20

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2006-2894 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20062894 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-2006-2894

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.5.0.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Mozilla Mozilla Suite 1.7.13 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.1.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Netscape Navigator 8.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Mozilla Firefox 2
Mozilla Mozilla Suite 1
Mozilla Seamonkey 2
Netscape Navigator 1

- References For CVE-2006-2894

http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2007-02/0166.html
BUGTRAQ 20070211 Firefox focus stealing vulnerability (possibly other browsers)
http://lcamtuf.coredump.cx/focusbug/
http://h20000.www2.hp.com/bizsupport/TechSupport/Document.jsp?objectID=c00771742
HP SSRT061181
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2007-02/0187.html
BUGTRAQ 20070212 Re: [Full-disclosure] Firefox focus stealing vulnerability (possibly other browsers)
http://lists.grok.org.uk/pipermail/full-disclosure/2006-June/046610.html
FULLDISC 20060605 file upload widgets in IE and Firefox have issues
http://secunia.com/advisories/20442
SECUNIA 20442
http://lists.virus.org/full-disclosure-0702/msg00225.html
FULLDISC 20070211 Firefox focus stealing vulnerability (possibly other browsers)
http://secunia.com/advisories/20470
SECUNIA 20470
http://secunia.com/advisories/20467
SECUNIA 20467
http://secunia.com/advisories/27298
SECUNIA 27298
http://secunia.com/advisories/20472
SECUNIA 20472
http://secunia.com/advisories/21532
SECUNIA 21532
http://secunia.com/advisories/27403
SECUNIA 27403
http://secunia.com/advisories/27387
SECUNIA 27387
http://secunia.com/advisories/27383
SECUNIA 27383
http://secunia.com/advisories/27335
SECUNIA 27335
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-66-201516-1
SUNALERT 201516
http://securitytracker.com/id?1018837
SECTRACK 1018837
http://secunia.com/advisories/27414
SECUNIA 27414
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/1059
SREASON 1059
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/482876/100/200/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20071026 rPSA-2007-0225-1 firefox
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2007_57_mozilla.html
SUSE SUSE-SA:2007:057
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2007/mfsa2007-32.html CONFIRM
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://support.novell.com/techcenter/psdb/60eb95b75c76f9fbfcc9a89f99cd8f79.html CONFIRM
http://www.gnucitizen.org/blog/browser-focus-rip
http://www.mandriva.com/en/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2007:202
MANDRIVA MDKSA-2007:202
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/482925/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20071029 FLEA-2007-0062-1 firefox
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/2163
VUPEN ADV-2006-2163
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/2162
VUPEN ADV-2006-2162
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/2160
VUPEN ADV-2006-2160
http://www.ubuntulinux.org/support/documentation/usn/usn-535-1
UBUNTU USN-535-1
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-536-1
UBUNTU USN-536-1
http://www.thanhngan.org/fflinuxversion.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/18308
BID 18308 Multiple Vendor Web Browser JavaScript Key Filtering Vulnerability Release Date:2008-03-18
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/2164
VUPEN ADV-2006-2164
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/482932/100/200/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20071029 rPSA-2007-0225-2 firefox thunderbird
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/0083
VUPEN ADV-2008-0083
https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-1858 CONFIRM
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=56236
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=370092 CONFIRM
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=290478
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/3544
VUPEN ADV-2007-3544
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2007-October/msg00355.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2007-2664

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-2894

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


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