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CVE-2006-4566

Impact: Critical

Details

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Mozilla Firefox before 1.5.0.7, Thunderbird before 1.5.0.7, and SeaMonkey before 1.0.5 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via a malformed JavaScript regular expression that ends with a backslash in an unterminated character set ("[\\"), which leads to a buffer over-read.

Find out more about CVE-2006-4566 from the MITRE CVE dictionary and NIST NVD.

Red Hat security errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 2.1 (seamonkey) RHSA-2006:0676 September 15, 2006
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 3 (seamonkey) RHSA-2006:0676 September 15, 2006
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 RHSA-2006:0676 September 15, 2006
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 (firefox) RHSA-2006:0675 September 15, 2006
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 (thunderbird) RHSA-2006:0677 September 15, 2006

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