CVE-2006-0293

NameCVE-2006-0293
DescriptionThe function allocation code (js_NewFunction in jsfun.c) in Firefox 1.5 allows attackers to cause a denial of service (memory corruption) and possibly execute arbitrary code via user-defined methods that trigger garbage collection in a way that operates on freed objects.
SourceCVE (at NVD; oss-sec, fulldisc, OSVDB, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, more)
ReferencesDSA-1046-1, DSA-1051-1
NVD severityhigh (attack range: remote)
Debian Bugs351442
Debian/oldstablenot known to be vulnerable.
Debian/stablenot known to be vulnerable.
Debian/testingnot known to be vulnerable.
Debian/unstablenot known to be vulnerable.

The information above is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
firefoxsource(unstable)1.5.dfsg+1.5.0.1-1high351442
mozillasource(unstable)2:1.7.13-0.1high
mozillasourcesarge2:1.7.8-1sarge5highDSA-1046-1
mozilla-firefoxsourcesarge(not affected)
mozilla-thunderbirdsourcesarge1.0.2-2.sarge1.0.8high

Notes

[sarge] - mozilla-firefox <not-affected> (Only Firefox 1.5 is affected)

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