CVE-2006-1942

NameCVE-2006-1942
DescriptionMozilla Firefox 1.5.0.2 and possibly other versions before 1.5.0.4, Netscape 8.1, 8.0.4, and 7.2, and K-Meleon 0.9.13 allows user-assisted remote attackers to open local files via a web page with an IMG element containing a SRC attribute with a non-image file:// URL, then tricking the user into selecting View Image for the broken image, as demonstrated using a .wma file to launch Windows Media Player, or by referencing an "alternate web page."
SourceCVE (at NVD; oss-sec, fulldisc, OSVDB, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, more)
ReferencesDSA-1118, DSA-1120, DSA-1134-1
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote, user-initiated)
Debian/oldoldstablenot known to be vulnerable.
Debian/oldstablenot vulnerable.
Debian/stablenot known to be vulnerable.
Debian/testingnot known to be vulnerable.
Debian/unstablenot known to be vulnerable.

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
xulrunner (PTS)wheezy (security), wheezy24.8.1esr-2~deb7u1fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
firefoxsource(unstable)1.5.dfsg+1.5.0.4-1low
mozillasource(unstable)2:1.7.13-0.3low
mozillasourcesarge2:1.7.8-1sarge7.1mediumDSA-1118
mozilla-firefoxsourcesarge1.0.4-2sarge9mediumDSA-1120
mozilla-thunderbirdsourcesarge1.0.2-2.sarge1.0.8amediumDSA-1134-1
thunderbirdsource(unstable)(not affected)
xulrunnersource(unstable)(not affected)

Notes

MFSA-2006-39
- thunderbird <not-affected> (Windows-specific)
- xulrunner <not-affected> (Windows-specific)

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