Debian Security Advisory DSA 1210-1 (mozilla-firefox)

Published: 2008-01-17 22:17:11
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database

CVSS Base Vector:
AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Recommendations:
For the stable distribution (sarge) these problems have been fixed in version 1.0.4-2sarge12. For the unstable distribution (sid) these problems have been fixed in version 1.5.dfsg+1.5.0.7-1 of firefox. We recommend that you upgrade your Mozilla Firefox Linux Distribution Package. https://secure1.securityspace.com/smysecure/catid.html?in=DSA%201210-1

Summary:
The remote host is missing an update to mozilla-firefox announced via advisory DSA 1210-1. Several security related problems have been discovered in Mozilla and derived products such as Mozilla Firefox. The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project identifies the following vulnerabilities: CVE-2006-2788 Fernando Ribeiro discovered that a vulnerability in the getRawDER functionallows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (hang) and possibly execute arbitrary code. CVE-2006-4340 Daniel Bleichenbacher recently described an implementation error in RSA signature verification that cause the application to incorrectly trust SSL certificates. CVE-2006-4565, CVE-2006-4566 Priit Laes reported that that a JavaScript regular expression can trigger a heap-based buffer overflow which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service and possibly execute arbitrary code. CVE-2006-4568 A vulnerability has been discovered that allows remote attackers to bypass the security model and inject content into the sub-frame of another site. CVE-2006-4571 Multiple unspecified vulnerabilities in Firefox, Thunderbird and SeaMonkey allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service, corrupt memory, and possibly execute arbitrary code.

Detection Type:
Linux Distribution Package

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) NVD (National Vulnerability Database)

https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2006-2788
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2006-4340
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2006-4565
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2006-4566
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2006-4568
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2006-4571

SecurityFocus Bugtraq ID:

https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/20042

Severity
High
CVSS Score
10.0
Published
2008-01-17
Modified
2017-07-07
Category
Debian Local Security Checks

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