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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-3672

KDE Konqueror 3.5.1 and earlier allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) by calling the replaceChild method on a DOM object, which triggers a null dereference, as demonstrated by calling document.replaceChild with a 0 (zero) argument.
Publish Date : 2006-07-18 Last Update Date : 2017-07-20
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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 None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
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) Denial Of Service
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Vendor Statements

We do not consider a crash of a client application such as Konqueror to be a security issue.
Source: Redhat

- Products Affected By CVE-2006-3672

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application KDE Konqueror * * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application KDE Konqueror 2.1.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application KDE Konqueror 2.1.2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application KDE Konqueror 2.2.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application KDE Konqueror 2.2.2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application KDE Konqueror 3.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application KDE Konqueror 3.0.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application KDE Konqueror 3.0.2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application KDE Konqueror 3.0.3 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application KDE Konqueror 3.0.5 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application KDE Konqueror 3.0.5b * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application KDE Konqueror 3.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application KDE Konqueror 3.1.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application KDE Konqueror 3.1.2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application KDE Konqueror 3.1.3 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application KDE Konqueror 3.1.4 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application KDE Konqueror 3.1.5 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application KDE Konqueror 3.2.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application KDE Konqueror 3.2.2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application KDE Konqueror * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application KDE Konqueror 3.2.3 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application KDE Konqueror 3.3 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 Application KDE Konqueror 3.3.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 Application KDE Konqueror 3.3.2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
KDE Konqueror 24

- References For CVE-2006-3672
XF konqueror-replacechild-dos(27744)
VUPEN ADV-2006-2812
BID 18978 KDE Konqueror ReplaceChild Denial Of Service Vulnerability Release Date:2006-09-06
OSVDB 27058

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-3672

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