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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-3677

Mozilla Firefox 1.5 before and SeaMonkey before 1.0.3 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code by changing certain properties of the window navigator object (window.navigator) that are accessed when Java starts up, which causes a crash that leads to code execution.
Publish Date : 2006-07-27 Last Update Date : 2018-10-18
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
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 Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
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 User
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute Code

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat critical 2006-07-24 2006-07-26
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2006-3677 unix
Mozilla Firefox 1.5 before and SeaMonkey before 1.0.3 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code by chang... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10745 unix
RHSA-2006:0608: seamonkey security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20060608 unix
RHSA-2006:0609: seamonkey security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20060609 unix
RHSA-2006:0610: firefox security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20060610 unix
RHSA-2006:0611: thunderbird security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20060611 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-2006-3677

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Mozilla Firefox Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Mozilla Firefox Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Mozilla Firefox Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Mozilla Firefox Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.0 DEV Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Mozilla Firefox 5
Mozilla Seamonkey 4

- References For CVE-2006-3677 CONFIRM
VUPEN ADV-2008-0083
XF mozilla-javascript-navigator-code-excecution(27981)
XF iphone-mobilesafari-dos(39998)
BUGTRAQ 20060727 rPSA-2006-0137-1 firefox
VUPEN ADV-2006-3748
VUPEN ADV-2006-2998
CERT TA06-208A
BID 19192 Mozilla Firefox Javascript Navigator Object Remote Code Execution Vulnerability Release Date:2007-09-05
BID 19181 Mozilla Multiple Products Remote Vulnerabilities Release Date:2007-09-05
REDHAT RHSA-2006:0611
BUGTRAQ 20060726 ZDI-06-025: Mozilla Firefox Javascript navigator Object Vulnerability
REDHAT RHSA-2006:0608
REDHAT RHSA-2006:0610
REDHAT RHSA-2006:0594
SECTRACK 1016587
GENTOO GLSA-200608-03
CERT-VN VU#670060
SECTRACK 1016586
GENTOO GLSA-200608-02
SGI 20060703-01-P
REDHAT RHSA-2006:0609

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-3677

Mozilla Suite/Firefox Navigator Object Code Execution
This module exploits a code execution vulnerability in the Mozilla Suite, Mozilla Firefox, and Mozilla Thunderbird applications. This exploit requires the Java plugin to be installed.
Module type : exploit Rank : normal Platforms : Windows,Linux,OSX

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