CVE-2006-3809

NameCVE-2006-3809
DescriptionMozilla Firefox before 1.5.0.5, Thunderbird before 1.5.0.5, and SeaMonkey before 1.0.3 allows scripts with the UniversalBrowserRead privilege to gain UniversalXPConnect privileges and possibly execute code or obtain sensitive data by reading into a privileged context.
SourceCVE (at NVD; LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-1159, DSA-1160, DSA-1161
NVD severityhigh (attack range: remote)

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
firefox (PTS)sid46.0.1-1fixed
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+1.5.0.5-1medium
mozillasource(unstable)(unfixed)medium
mozillasourcesarge2:1.7.8-1sarge7.2.2highDSA-1160
mozilla-firefoxsource(unstable)(unfixed)medium
mozilla-firefoxsourcesarge1.0.4-2sarge11highDSA-1161
mozilla-thunderbirdsource(unstable)(unfixed)medium
mozilla-thunderbirdsourcesarge1.0.2-2.sarge1.0.8b.1highDSA-1159
thunderbirdsource(unstable)1.5.0.5-1medium
xulrunnersource(unstable)1.8.0.5-1medium

Notes

MFSA-2006-53

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