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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-1727

Unspecified vulnerability in Mozilla Firefox and Thunderbird 1.x before and 1.0.x before 1.0.8, Mozilla Suite before 1.7.13, and SeaMonkey before 1.0.1 allows remote attackers to gain chrome privileges via multiple attack vectors related to the use of XBL scripts with "Print Preview".
Publish Date : 2006-04-14 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 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 Admin
Vulnerability Type(s) Gain privileges
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 2006-04-12 2006-04-14
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2006-1727 unix
Mozilla Privilege Escalation through Print Preview oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1649 windows
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
Unspecified vulnerability in Mozilla Firefox and Thunderbird 1.x before and 1.0.x before 1.0.8, Mozilla Suite be... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10364 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-2006-1727

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 4.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 5.04 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 5.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.0 Preview Release Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.0.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.0.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.0.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.0.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Mozilla Mozilla Suite - Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Mozilla Mozilla Suite 1.7.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Mozilla Mozilla Suite 1.7.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Mozilla Mozilla Suite 1.7.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Mozilla Mozilla Suite 1.7.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Mozilla Mozilla Suite 1.7.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Mozilla Mozilla Suite 1.7.12 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Mozilla Seamonkey - Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.0 Beta Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.0 Alpha Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Canonical Ubuntu Linux 3
Mozilla Firefox 9
Mozilla Mozilla Suite 7
Mozilla Seamonkey 4

- References For CVE-2006-1727
XF mozilla-printpreview-privilege-escalation(25824)
VUPEN ADV-2008-0083
VUPEN ADV-2006-3749
VUPEN ADV-2006-3748
VUPEN ADV-2006-3391
VUPEN ADV-2006-1356
BID 17516 Mozilla Suite, Firefox, SeaMonkey, and Thunderbird Multiple Remote Vulnerabilities Release Date:2008-09-10
SUSE SUSE-SA:2006:022
REDHAT RHSA-2006:0328
REDHAT RHSA-2006:0329
REDHAT RHSA-2006:0330
FEDORA FLSA:189137-1
GENTOO GLSA-200605-09
GENTOO GLSA-200604-18
GENTOO GLSA-200604-12
SECTRACK 1015929
SECTRACK 1015928
SECTRACK 1015927
SECTRACK 1015926
SUSE SUSE-SA:2006:021
SCO SCOSA-2006.26
SGI 20060404-01-U

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-1727

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