CVE-2006-2779

NameCVE-2006-2779
DescriptionMozilla Firefox and Thunderbird before 1.5.0.4 allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via (1) nested <option> tags in a select tag, (2) a DOMNodeRemoved mutation event, (3) "Content-implemented tree views," (4) BoxObjects, (5) the XBL implementation, (6) an iframe that attempts to remove itself, which leads to memory corruption.
SourceCVE (at NVD; oss-sec, fulldisc, OSVDB, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, more)
ReferencesDSA-1118, DSA-1120, DSA-1134-1, DSA-1159, DSA-1160
NVD severityhigh (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+1.5.0.4-1high
mozillasource(unstable)2:1.7.13-0.3high
mozillasourcesarge2:1.7.8-1sarge7.2.2highDSA-1160
mozilla-firefoxsourcesarge1.0.4-2sarge9highDSA-1120
mozilla-thunderbirdsourcesarge1.0.2-2.sarge1.0.8b.1highDSA-1159
thunderbirdsource(unstable)1.5.0.4-1high
xulrunnersource(unstable)1.8.0.4-1high

Notes

MFSA-2006-32

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