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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 : 2018-10-19
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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 Mozilla Suite - Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Mozilla Mozilla Suite 1.7.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Mozilla Mozilla Suite 1.7.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Mozilla Mozilla Suite 1.7.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Mozilla Mozilla Suite 1.7.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Mozilla Mozilla Suite 1.7.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Mozilla Mozilla Suite 1.7.12 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Mozilla Seamonkey - Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Mozilla Mozilla Suite 7
Mozilla Seamonkey 1

- References For CVE-2006-0749

https://usn.ubuntu.com/275-1/
UBUNTU USN-275-1
https://usn.ubuntu.com/276-1/
UBUNTU USN-276-1
https://usn.ubuntu.com/271-1/
UBUNTU USN-271-1
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/3391
VUPEN ADV-2006-3391
http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-06-009.html
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/25819
XF mozilla-nshtmlcontentsink-memory-corruption(25819)
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/1356
VUPEN ADV-2006-1356
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA06-107A.html
CERT TA06-107A
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/17516
BID 17516 Mozilla Suite, Firefox, SeaMonkey, and Thunderbird Multiple Remote Vulnerabilities Release Date:2008-09-10
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/436338/100/0/threaded
FEDORA FLSA:189137-2
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/438730/100/0/threaded
HP HPSBUX02122
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/436296/100/0/threaded
FEDORA FLSA:189137-1
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/434524/100/0/threaded
HP HPSBTU02118
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2006-0330.html
REDHAT RHSA-2006:0330
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/431126/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20060417 ZDI-06-009: Mozilla Firefox Tag Parsing Code Execution Vulnerability
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/archives/fedora-announce-list/2006-April/msg00154.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2006-411
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2006_04_25.html
SUSE SUSE-SA:2006:022
http://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-announce-list/2006-April/msg00153.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2006-410
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2006/mfsa2006-18.html CONFIRM
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/736934
CERT-VN VU#736934
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.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:078
MANDRIVA MDKSA-2006:078
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.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-1051
DEBIAN DSA-1051
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200604-12.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200604-12
http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-1046
DEBIAN DSA-1046
http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2006-205.htm CONFIRM
http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-1044
DEBIAN DSA-1044
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-228526-1
SUNALERT 228526
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/729
SREASON 729
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-102550-1
SUNALERT 102550
http://lists.suse.com/archive/suse-security-announce/2006-Apr/0003.html
SUSE SUSE-SA:2006:021
ftp://patches.sgi.com/support/free/security/advisories/20060404-01-U.asc
SGI 20060404-01-U
ftp://ftp.sco.com/pub/updates/UnixWare/SCOSA-2006.26/SCOSA-2006.26.txt
SCO SCOSA-2006.26

- 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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