CVE-2006-6500

MEDIUM

Description

Heap-based buffer overflow in Mozilla Firefox 2.x before 2.0.0.1, 1.5.x before 1.5.0.9, Thunderbird before 1.5.0.9, and SeaMonkey before 1.0.7 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code by setting the CSS cursor to certain images that cause an incorrect size calculation when converting to a Windows bitmap.

References

http://h20000.www2.hp.com/bizsupport/TechSupport/Document.jsp?objectID=c00771742

http://secunia.com/advisories/23282

http://secunia.com/advisories/23420

http://secunia.com/advisories/23422

http://secunia.com/advisories/23545

http://secunia.com/advisories/23598

http://secunia.com/advisories/23614

http://secunia.com/advisories/23672

http://secunia.com/advisories/23692

http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200701-02.xml

http://securitytracker.com/id?1017399

http://securitytracker.com/id?1017400

http://securitytracker.com/id?1017401

http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200701-03.xml

http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200701-04.xml

http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/722244

http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2007:010

http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2007:011

http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2006/mfsa2006-69.html

http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2006_80_mozilla.html

http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2007_06_mozilla.html

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/21668

http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA06-354A.html

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/5068

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/0083

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2006-12-20

Updated: 2018-10-17

Type: CWE-119

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.8

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

Impact Score: 6.4

Exploitability Score: 8.6

Severity: MEDIUM