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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-6498

Multiple unspecified vulnerabilities in the JavaScript engine for Mozilla Firefox 2.x before 2.0.0.1, 1.5.x before 1.5.0.9, Thunderbird before 1.5.0.9, SeaMonkey before 1.0.7, and Mozilla 1.7 and probably earlier on Solaris, allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory corruption and crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via unknown impact and attack vectors.
Publish Date : 2006-12-19 Last Update Date : 2018-10-17
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
6.8
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 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 User
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of ServiceExecute CodeMemory corruption
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 critical 2006-12-12 2006-12-19
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2006-6498 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20066498 unix
Multiple unspecified vulnerabilities in the JavaScript engine for Mozilla Firefox 2.x before 2.0.0.1, 1.5.x before 1.5.0... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10661 unix
RHSA-2006:0758: firefox security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20060758 unix
RHSA-2006:0759: seamonkey security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20060759 unix
RHSA-2006:0760: thunderbird security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20060760 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-2006-6498

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.5.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.5.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.5.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.5.0.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.5.0.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.5.0.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.5.0.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Mozilla Firefox 1.5.0.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Mozilla Firefox 2.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Mozilla Mozilla 1.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.0.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.0.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.0.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 0.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 0.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 0.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 0.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 0.7.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
27 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 0.7.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
28 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 0.7.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
29 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 0.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
30 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 0.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
31 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 1.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
32 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 1.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
33 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 1.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
34 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 1.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
35 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 1.0.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
36 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 1.0.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
37 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 1.0.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
38 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 1.0.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
39 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 1.0.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
40 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 1.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
41 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 1.5.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
42 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 1.5.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
43 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 1.5.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
44 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 1.5.0.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
45 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 1.5.0.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
46 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 1.5.0.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
47 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 1.5.0.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
48 Application Mozilla Thunderbird 1.5.0.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Mozilla Firefox 10
Mozilla Mozilla 1
Mozilla Seamonkey 7
Mozilla Thunderbird 30

- References For CVE-2006-6498

https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-883 CONFIRM
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/0083
VUPEN ADV-2008-0083
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/2106
VUPEN ADV-2007-2106
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/5068
VUPEN ADV-2006-5068
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA06-354A.html
CERT TA06-354A
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-398-2
UBUNTU USN-398-2
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-400-1
UBUNTU USN-400-1
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-398-1
UBUNTU USN-398-1
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/455728/100/200/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20070102 rPSA-2006-0234-2 firefox thunderbird
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/21668
BID 21668 Mozilla Firefox/SeaMonkey/Thunderbird Multiple Remote Vulnerabilities Release Date:2007-11-01
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/455145/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20061222 rPSA-2006-0234-1 firefox
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2007_06_mozilla.html
SUSE SUSE-SA:2007:006
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2006_80_mozilla.html
SUSE SUSE-SA:2006:080
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2006/mfsa2006-68.html CONFIRM
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/447772
CERT-VN VU#447772
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200701-04.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200701-04
http://www.debian.org/security/2007/dsa-1253
DEBIAN DSA-1253
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-102955-1
SUNALERT 102955
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/427972
CERT-VN VU#427972
http://www.debian.org/security/2007/dsa-1265
DEBIAN DSA-1265
http://www.debian.org/security/2007/dsa-1258
DEBIAN DSA-1258
http://securitytracker.com/id?1017406
SECTRACK 1017406
http://securitytracker.com/id?1017405
SECTRACK 1017405
http://securitytracker.com/id?1017398
SECTRACK 1017398
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2006-0758.html
REDHAT RHSA-2006:0758
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2006-0759.html
REDHAT RHSA-2006:0759
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200701-02.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200701-02
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2006-0760.html
REDHAT RHSA-2006:0760
http://fedoranews.org/cms/node/2297
FEDORA FEDORA-2006-1491
http://fedoranews.org/cms/node/2338
FEDORA FEDORA-2007-004
http://h20000.www2.hp.com/bizsupport/TechSupport/Document.jsp?objectID=c00771742
HP HPSBUX02153
ftp://patches.sgi.com/support/free/security/advisories/20061202-01-P.asc
SGI 20061202-01-P

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-6498

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