CVE-2006-1790

NameCVE-2006-1790
DescriptionA regression fix in Mozilla Firefox 1.0.7 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via the InstallTrigger.install method, which leads to memory corruption.
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/oldoldstablenot known to be vulnerable.
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 below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
firefoxsource(unstable)1.5high
mozillasource(unstable)2:1.7.13-0.1high
mozillasourcesarge2:1.7.8-1sarge5highDSA-1046-1
mozilla-firefoxsource(unstable)(not affected)
mozilla-thunderbirdsourcesarge1.0.2-2.sarge1.0.8high
thunderbirdsource(unstable)1.5.0.2-1high

Notes

- mozilla-firefox <not-affected> (problematic fix not backported into 1.0.4-2sarge5)

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