CVE-2006-1790

Impact:
Critical
Public Date:
2006-04-14

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

A regression fix in Mozilla Firefox 1.0.7 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via the InstallTrigger.install method, which leads to memory corruption.

Find out more about CVE-2006-1790 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

Red Hat Security Errata

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