CVE-2006-1730

NameCVE-2006-1730
DescriptionInteger overflow in Mozilla Firefox and Thunderbird 1.x before 1.5.0.2 and 1.0.x before 1.0.8, Mozilla Suite before 1.7.13, and SeaMonkey before 1.0.1 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a large number in the CSS letter-spacing property that leads to a heap-based buffer overflow.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-1044-1, DSA-1046-1, DSA-1051-1
NVD severityhigh (attack range: remote)

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
firefox (PTS)sid61.0.1-1fixed
thunderbird (PTS)jessie1:52.8.0-1~deb8u1fixed
jessie (security)1:52.9.1-1~deb8u1fixed
stretch1:52.8.0-1~deb9u1fixed
stretch (security)1:52.9.1-1~deb9u1fixed
buster1:52.9.1-1fixed
sid1:60.0-2fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
firefoxsource(unstable)1.5.dfsg+1.5.0.2-1high
mozillasource(unstable)2:1.7.13-0.1high
mozillasourcesarge2:1.7.8-1sarge5highDSA-1046-1
mozilla-firefoxsource(unstable)1.5.dfsg+1.5.0.2-1high
mozilla-firefoxsourcesarge1.0.4-2sarge6highDSA-1044-1
mozilla-thunderbirdsourcesarge1.0.2-2.sarge1.0.8medium
thunderbirdsource(unstable)1.5.0.2-1medium
xulrunnersource(unstable)1.8.0.1-9high

Notes

MFSA2006-22 says that it is not clear whether Thunderbird is
exploitable in the default configuration.

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