CVE-2006-3803

NameCVE-2006-3803
DescriptionRace condition in the JavaScript garbage collection in Mozilla Firefox 1.5 before 1.5.0.5, Thunderbird before 1.5.0.5, and SeaMonkey before 1.0.3 might allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code by causing the garbage collector to delete a temporary variable while it is still being used during the creation of a new Function object.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
firefox (PTS)sid62.0.3-1fixed
thunderbird (PTS)jessie1:52.8.0-1~deb8u1fixed
jessie (security)1:52.9.1-1~deb8u1fixed
stretch1:52.8.0-1~deb9u1fixed
stretch (security)1:60.0-3~deb9u1fixed
buster1:52.9.1-1fixed
sid1:60.2.1-1fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
firefoxsource(unstable)1.5.dfsg+1.5.0.5-1high
mozillasource(unstable)(not affected)
mozilla-firefoxsource(unstable)(not affected)
mozilla-thunderbirdsource(unstable)(not affected)
thunderbirdsource(unstable)1.5.0.5-1medium
xulrunnersource(unstable)1.8.0.5-1high

Notes

MFSA-2006-48
- mozilla <not-affected> (mozilla 1.7 not affected)
- mozilla-firefox <not-affected> (only firefox >= 1.5)

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