openSUSE 10 Security Update : seamonkey (seamonkey-1671)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 27434


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This security update fixes the following Problem in the SeaMonkey suite: MFSA 2006-40/CVE-2006-2781: Double-free vulnerability in Mozilla Thunderbird before and SeaMonkey before 1.0.2 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (hang) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a VCard that contains invalid base64 characters.


Update the affected seamonkey packages.

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 27434

File Name: suse_seamonkey-1671.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.10 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2007/10/17

Modified: 2014/08/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.4

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:P

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:seamonkey, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:seamonkey-calendar, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:seamonkey-dom-inspector, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:seamonkey-irc, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:seamonkey-mail, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:seamonkey-spellchecker, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:seamonkey-venkman, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:10.1

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/SuSE/release, Host/SuSE/rpm-list, Host/cpu

Patch Publication Date: 2006/06/19

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2006-2781

CWE: 119