CVE-2006-6498

NameCVE-2006-6498
DescriptionMultiple unspecified vulnerabilities in the JavaScript engine for Mozilla Firefox 2.x before 2.0.0.1, 1.5.x before 1.5.0.9, Thunderbird before 1.5.0.9, SeaMonkey before 1.0.7, and Mozilla 1.7 and probably earlier on Solaris, allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory corruption and crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via unknown impact and attack vectors.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-1253-1, DSA-1258-1, DSA-1265-1
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
firefox (PTS)sid49.0-1fixed
firefox-esr (PTS)wheezy (security)45.4.0esr-1~deb7u1fixed
jessie45.3.0esr-1~deb8u1fixed
jessie (security)45.4.0esr-1~deb8u2fixed
stretch45.3.0esr-1fixed
sid45.4.0esr-2fixed
icedove (PTS)wheezy38.7.0-1~deb7u1fixed
wheezy (security)1:45.2.0-2~deb7u1fixed
jessie (security), jessie1:45.2.0-1~deb8u1fixed
stretch, sid1:45.2.0-4fixed
iceweasel (PTS)wheezy (security), wheezy38.8.0esr-1~deb7u1fixed
jessie (security)38.8.0esr-1~deb8u1fixed
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)45.0-1high
firefox-esrsource(unstable)45.0esr-1high
iceapesource(unstable)1.0.7-1high
icedovesource(unstable)1.5.0.9.dfsg1-1low
iceweaselsource(unstable)2.0.0.1+dfsg-1high
mozillasource(unstable)(unfixed)high
mozillasourcesarge2:1.7.8-1sarge10mediumDSA-1265-1
mozilla-firefoxsource(unstable)(unfixed)high
mozilla-firefoxsourcesarge1.0.4-2sarge15mediumDSA-1253-1
mozilla-thunderbirdsource(unstable)(unfixed)low
mozilla-thunderbirdsourcesarge1.0.2-2.sarge1.0.8e.2mediumDSA-1258-1
xulrunnersource(unstable)1.8.0.9-1high

Notes

MFSA-2006-68

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