Vulnerability Note VU#263412
A vulnerability exists in Mozilla products that may allow a remote attacker to gain elevated privileges.
A remote, unauthenticated attacker may be able to gain elevated privileges.
Systems Affected (Learn More)
|Vendor||Status||Date Notified||Date Updated|
|Fedora Project||Affected||-||18 Jan 2007|
|Gentoo Linux||Affected||-||18 Jan 2007|
|Mandriva, Inc.||Affected||-||18 Jan 2007|
|Mozilla||Affected||-||21 Dec 2006|
|Red Hat, Inc.||Affected||-||18 Jan 2007|
|rPath||Affected||-||18 Jan 2007|
|Slackware Linux Inc.||Affected||-||18 Jan 2007|
|SUSE Linux||Affected||-||18 Jan 2007|
|Ubuntu||Affected||-||18 Jan 2007|
CVSS Metrics (Learn More)
This issue was reported in Mozilla Foundation Security Advisory 2006-70. Mozilla credits shutdown with providing information about this issue.
This document was written by Chris Taschner.
- CVE IDs: CVE-2006-6501
- Date Public: 19 Dec 2006
- Date First Published: 18 Jan 2007
- Date Last Updated: 02 Feb 2007
- Severity Metric: 24.30
- Document Revision: 21
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