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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-0296

The XULDocument.persist function in Mozilla, Firefox before, and SeaMonkey before 1.0 does not validate the attribute name, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary Javascript by injecting RDF data into the user's localstore.rdf file.
Publish Date : 2006-02-02 Last Update Date : 2018-10-19
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
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)
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 important 2006-01-27 2006-02-02
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
Mozilla XML Attribute Name Validation Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1493 windows
RHSA-2006:0199: mozilla security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20060199 unix
RHSA-2006:0200: firefox security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20060200 unix
RHSA-2006:0330: thunderbird security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20060330 unix
The XULDocument.persist function in Mozilla, Firefox before, and SeaMonkey before 1.0 does not validate the attr... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11803 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-2006-0296

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Mozilla Firefox 0.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Mozilla Firefox 0.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Mozilla Firefox 0.9 RC Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Mozilla Firefox 0.9.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Mozilla Firefox 0.9.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Mozilla Firefox 0.9.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Mozilla Firefox 0.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Mozilla Firefox 0.10.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.0.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.0.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.0.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.0.6 Linux Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.0.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.5 Beta1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.0 Alpha Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.0 Beta Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Mozilla Firefox 19
Mozilla Seamonkey 2

- References For CVE-2006-0296
XF mozilla-xuldocument-command-execution(24434)
VUPEN ADV-2006-3749
VUPEN ADV-2006-3391
VUPEN ADV-2006-0413
BID 16476 Multiple Mozilla Products Memory Corruption/Code Injection/Access Restriction Bypass Vulnerabilities Release Date:2008-09-10
CERT TA06-038A
FEDORA FLSA-2006:180036-2
FEDORA FLSA:180036-1
REDHAT RHSA-2006:0330
REDHAT RHSA-2006:0200
REDHAT RHSA-2006:0199
GENTOO GLSA-200605-09
CERT-VN VU#592425
GENTOO GLSA-200604-18
GENTOO GLSA-200604-12
SCO SCOSA-2006.26
SGI 20060201-01-U
SECTRACK 1015570

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-0296

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