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CVE-2006-1742

Impact:
Critical
Public Date:
2006-04-14

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

The JavaScript engine 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 does not properly handle temporary variables that are not garbage collected, which might allow remote attackers to trigger operations on freed memory and cause memory corruption.

Find out more about CVE-2006-1742 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 RHSA-2006:0329 2006-04-18
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 (mozilla) RHSA-2006:0329 2006-04-18
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1 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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