Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2006-2016 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2007-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.
Various flaws have been reported that allow an attacker to execute
arbitrary code with user privileges by tricking the user into opening
a malicious URL. (CVE-2006-3113, CVE-2006-3677, CVE-2006-3801,
CVE-2006-3803, CVE-2006-3805, CVE-2006-3806, CVE-2006-3807,
CVE-2006-3809, CVE-2006-3811, CVE-2006-3812)
cross-site scripting vulnerabilities were found in the
XPCNativeWrapper() function and native DOM method handlers. A
malicious website could exploit these to modify the contents or steal
confidential data (such as passwords) from other opened web pages.
A bug was found in the script handler for automatic proxy
configuration. A malicious proxy could send scripts which could
execute arbitrary code with the user's privileges. (CVE-2006-3808)
for technical details of these vulnerabilities.
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.8
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 27905 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2006-3113CVE-2006-3677CVE-2006-3801CVE-2006-3802CVE-2006-3803CVE-2006-3805CVE-2006-3806CVE-2006-3807CVE-2006-3808CVE-2006-3809CVE-2006-3810CVE-2006-3811CVE-2006-3812CVE-2007-1794
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