CVE-2006-2778

NameCVE-2006-2778
DescriptionThe crypto.signText function in Mozilla Firefox and Thunderbird before 1.5.0.4 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via certain optional Certificate Authority name arguments, which causes an invalid array index and triggers a buffer overflow.
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)
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+1.5.0.4-1high
mozillasource(unstable)2:1.7.13-0.3high
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)1.5.0.4-1high
xulrunnersource(unstable)1.8.0.4-1high

Notes

MFSA-2006-38

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