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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-6504

Mozilla Firefox 2.x before, 1.5.x before, and SeaMonkey before 1.0.7 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code by appending an SVG comment DOM node to another type of document, which triggers memory corruption.
Publish Date : 2006-12-19 Last Update Date : 2017-10-10
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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 Admin
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute CodeMemory corruption

- 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-2006-6504 unix
Mozilla Firefox 2.x before, 1.5.x before, and SeaMonkey before 1.0.7 allows remote attackers to execute ... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11077 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-2006-6504

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Mozilla Firefox Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Mozilla Firefox 2.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Mozilla Seamonkey 1.0.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Mozilla Thunderbird Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Mozilla Firefox 2
Mozilla Seamonkey 1
Mozilla Thunderbird 1

- References For CVE-2006-6504 CONFIRM
CERT TA06-354A
VUPEN ADV-2006-5068
VUPEN ADV-2008-0083
BID 21668 Mozilla Firefox/SeaMonkey/Thunderbird Multiple Remote Vulnerabilities Release Date:2007-11-01
BUGTRAQ 20070102 rPSA-2006-0234-2 firefox thunderbird
BUGTRAQ 20061220 ZDI-06-051: Mozilla Firefox SVG Processing Remote Code Execution Vulnerability
BUGTRAQ 20061222 rPSA-2006-0234-1 firefox
SUSE SUSE-SA:2007:006
SUSE SUSE-SA:2006:080
SECTRACK 1017418
GENTOO GLSA-200701-04
CERT-VN VU#928956
SECTRACK 1017417
REDHAT RHSA-2006:0759
REDHAT RHSA-2006:0760
GENTOO GLSA-200701-02
HP SSRT061181
REDHAT RHSA-2006:0758
SGI 20061202-01-P

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-6504

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