CVE Database

CVE-2006-6077

Impact: Moderate
Public: 2007-02-23

Details

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

The (1) Password Manager in Mozilla Firefox 2.0, and 1.5.0.8 and earlier; and the (2) Passcard Manager in Netscape 8.1.2 and possibly other versions, do not properly verify that an ACTION URL in a FORM element containing a password INPUT element matches the web site for which the user stored a password, which allows remote attackers to obtain passwords via a password INPUT element on a different web page located on the web site intended for this password.

Find out more about CVE-2006-6077 from the MITRE CVE dictionary and NIST NVD.

Red Hat security errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop version 5 (thunderbird) RHSA-2007:0108 March 14, 2007
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 2.1 (seamonkey) RHSA-2007:0077 February 24, 2007
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 3 (seamonkey) RHSA-2007:0077 February 24, 2007
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 RHSA-2007:0077 February 24, 2007
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 (firefox) RHSA-2007:0079 February 23, 2007
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 (thunderbird) RHSA-2007:0078 March 02, 2007
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 5 (firefox) RHSA-2007:0097 March 14, 2007

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