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CVE-2006-0749

Impact:
Critical
Public Date:
2006-04-14
Bugzilla:
183537: CVE-2006-0749 Firefox Tag Order Vulnerability

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

nsHTMLContentSink.cpp in Mozilla Firefox and Thunderbird 1.x before 1.5 and 1.0.x before 1.0.8, Mozilla Suite before 1.7.13, and SeaMonkey before 1.0 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via unknown vectors involving a "particular sequence of HTML tags" that leads to memory corruption.

Find out more about CVE-2006-0749 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 (mozilla) RHSA-2006:0329 2006-04-18
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 (mozilla) RHSA-2006:0329 2006-04-18
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1 (mozilla) RHSA-2006:0329 2006-04-18
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 (thunderbird) RHSA-2006:0330 2006-04-21
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 (firefox) RHSA-2006:0328 2006-04-14

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 devhelp 0.9.2-2.4.8 Fixed
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 mozilla 1.7.13-1.4.1 Fixed

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