Vulnerability Note VU#932734
Mozilla crypto.generateCRMFRequest() vulnerability
The crypto object and generateCRMFRequest()
The crypto object is used to provide services related to cryptography, such as handling digital certificates. The generateCRMFRequest() routine is used to generate keys for digital certificates.
A remote attacker may be able to execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the compromised user.
Systems Affected (Learn More)
|Vendor||Status||Date Notified||Date Updated|
|Mozilla, Inc.||Affected||-||17 Apr 2006|
|Red Hat, Inc.||Affected||-||15 Jun 2006|
CVSS Metrics (Learn More)
This vulnerability was reported in Mozilla Foundation Security Advisory 2006-24. Mozilla credits shutdown with providing information regarding this issue.
This document was written by Jeff Gennari.
- CVE IDs: CVE-2006-1728
- Date Public: 13 Apr 2006
- Date First Published: 17 Apr 2006
- Date Last Updated: 02 Feb 2007
- Severity Metric: 20.45
- Document Revision: 25
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