CVE-2006-1733

NameCVE-2006-1733
DescriptionMozilla Firefox and Thunderbird 1.x before 1.5 and 1.0.x before 1.0.8, Mozilla Suite before 1.7.13, and SeaMonkey before 1.0 does not properly protect the compilation scope of privileged built-in XBL bindings, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via the (1) valueOf.call or (2) valueOf.apply methods of an XBL binding, or (3) "by inserting an XBL method into the DOM's document.body prototype chain."
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-1044-1, DSA-1046-1, DSA-1051-1
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
firefox (PTS)sid57.0.1-1fixed
thunderbird (PTS)wheezy (security)1:52.5.0-1~deb7u1fixed
jessie (security)1:52.5.0-1~deb8u1fixed
stretch1:52.4.0-1~deb9u1fixed
stretch (security)1:52.5.0-1~deb9u1fixed
buster1:52.4.0-1fixed
sid1:52.5.0-1fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
firefoxsource(unstable)1.5.dfsg+1.5.0.2-2high
mozillasource(unstable)2:1.7.13-0.1high
mozillasourcesarge2:1.7.8-1sarge5mediumDSA-1046-1
mozilla-firefoxsource(unstable)1.5.dfsg+1.5.0.2-2high
mozilla-firefoxsourcesarge1.0.4-2sarge6mediumDSA-1044-1
mozilla-thunderbirdsourcesarge1.0.2-2.sarge1.0.8medium
thunderbirdsource(unstable)1.5.0.2-1medium

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