CVE-2006-0236

MEDIUM

Description

GUI display truncation vulnerability in Mozilla Thunderbird 1.0.2, 1.0.6, and 1.0.7 allows user-assisted attackers to execute arbitrary code via an attachment with a filename containing a large number of spaces ending with a dangerous extension that is not displayed by Thunderbird, along with an inconsistent Content-Type header, which could be used to trick a user into downloading dangerous content by dragging or saving the attachment.

References

http://secunia.com/advisories/15907

http://secunia.com/secunia_research/2005-22/advisory

http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:021

http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/422148/100/0/threaded

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/16271

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/0230

https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=300246

https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/24164

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2006-01-18

Updated: 2018-10-19

Type: CWE-94

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5.1

Vector: AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Impact Score: 6.4

Exploitability Score: 4.9

Severity: MEDIUM