Vulnerability Note VU#670060
Mozilla products fail to properly release memory. This vulnerability may allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code on a vulnerable system.
For complete list of affected products refer to Mozilla Foundation Security Advisory 2006-44.
A remote, unauthenticated attacker may be able to execute arbitrary code on a vulnerable system. The attacker could also cause the vulnerable application to crash.
Until it is possible to upgrade to a fixed version of Firefox or SeaMonkey, the following workaround will prevent exploitation:
Systems Affected (Learn More)
|Vendor||Status||Date Notified||Date Updated|
|Mozilla, Inc.||Affected||-||27 Jul 2006|
CVSS Metrics (Learn More)
This vulnerability was reported in Mozilla Foundation Security Advisory 2006-44. Mozilla credits Thilo Girmann with reporting this vulnerability.
This document was written by Jeff Gennari based on information from Mozilla.
- CVE IDs: CVE-2006-3677
- Date Public: 25 Jul 2006
- Date First Published: 27 Jul 2006
- Date Last Updated: 09 Feb 2007
- Severity Metric: 58.14
- Document Revision: 26
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