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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-0884

The WYSIWYG rendering engine ("rich mail" editor) in Mozilla Thunderbird 1.0.7 and earlier allows user-assisted attackers to bypass javascript security settings and obtain sensitive information or cause a crash via an e-mail containing a javascript URI in the SRC attribute of an IFRAME tag, which is executed when the user edits the e-mail.
Publish Date : 2006-02-24 Last Update Date : 2018-10-18
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
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 None
Vulnerability Type(s) Bypass a restriction or similarObtain Information

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat moderate 2006-04-12 2006-04-21
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
Mozilla JavaScript Execution in Mail When Forwarding In-line oval:org.mitre.oval:def:2024 windows
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
The WYSIWYG rendering engine ("rich mail" editor) in Mozilla Thunderbird 1.0.7 and earlier allows user-assisted attacker... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10782 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-2006-0884

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 0.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 0.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 0.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 0.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 0.7.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 0.7.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 0.7.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 0.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 0.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 1.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 1.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 1.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 1.0.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 1.0.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 1.0.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Mozilla Thunderbird 18

- References For CVE-2006-0884
SUSE SUSE-SA:2006:021
SGI 20060404-01-U
XF mozilla-inline-fwd-code-execution(25983)
BUGTRAQ 20060222 Mozilla Thunderbird : Remote Code Execution & Denial of Service
FEDORA FLSA:189137-1
BID 16770 Multiple Mozilla Products IFRAME JavaScript Execution Vulnerability Release Date:2007-09-05
VUPEN ADV-2006-3749
REDHAT RHSA-2006:0330
GENTOO GLSA-200604-18
GENTOO GLSA-200605-09
SUSE SUSE-SA:2006:022
SCO SCOSA-2006.26
REDHAT RHSA-2006:0329
SECTRACK 1015665

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-0884

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