CVE Database

CVE-2006-6505

Impact: Critical
Bugzilla: 220516: seamonkey < 1.0.7 multiple vulnerabilities

Details

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Multiple heap-based buffer overflows in Mozilla Thunderbird before 1.5.0.9 and SeaMonkey before 1.0.7 allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via (1) external message modies with long Content-Type headers or (2) long RFC2047-encoded (MIME non-ASCII) headers.

Find out more about CVE-2006-6505 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-2006:0759 December 19, 2006
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 3 (seamonkey) RHSA-2006:0759 December 19, 2006
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 RHSA-2006:0759 December 19, 2006
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 (thunderbird) RHSA-2006:0760 December 19, 2006

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