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CVE-2006-2781

Impact:
Critical
Public Date:
2006-06-02
Bugzilla:
193963: CVE-2006-2781 (seamonkey): DOS/arbitrary code execution vuln with vcards

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Double free vulnerability in nsVCard.cpp in Mozilla Thunderbird before 1.5.0.4 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.

Find out more about CVE-2006-2781 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 (seamonkey) RHSA-2006:0609 2006-08-02
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1 (seamonkey) RHSA-2006:0594 2006-08-28
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 (thunderbird) RHSA-2006:0611 2006-07-29
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 (seamonkey) RHSA-2006:0578 2006-07-20

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 seamonkey 1.0.3-0.el4.1 Fixed
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 devhelp 0.10-0.2.el4 Fixed