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Category:   Application (Web Browser)  >   Mozilla Browser Vendors:   Mozilla.org
(HP Issues Preliminary Fix for HP-UX) Mozilla Browser Suite crypto.generateCRMFRequest Method Lets Remote Users Install and Execute Arbitrary Code
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1016186
SecurityTracker URL:  http://securitytracker.com/id/1016186
CVE Reference:   CVE-2006-1728   (Links to External Site)
Date:  May 31 2006
Impact:   Execution of arbitrary code via network, User access via network
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  
Version(s): prior to 1.7.13
Description:   A vulnerability was reported in the Mozilla Browser Suite. A remote user can cause arbitrary code to be executed on the target user's system.

A remote user can create HTML that, when loaded by the target user, will invoke the crypto.generateCRMFRequest method to install and execute arbitrary code. The code will run with the privileges of the target user.

shutdown reported this vulnerability.

Impact:   A remote user can cause arbitrary code to be executed on the target user's system with the privileges of the target user.
Solution:   HP has issued preliminary versions of Mozilla 1.7.13 for HP-UX, available at:

ftp://ftp.mozilla.org/pub/mozilla.org/mozilla/releases/mozilla1.7.13/contrib/

mozilla1.7.13-hppa2.0w-hp-hpux11.00.depot.gz
mozilla1.7.13-hppa2.0w-hp-hpux11.00.depot.readme
mozilla1.7.13-ia64-hp-hpux11.22.depot.gz
mozilla1.7.13-ia64-hp-hpux11.22.depot.readme

The HP advisory is available at:

http://www1.itrc.hp.com/service/cki/docDisplay.do?docId=c00679472

Vendor URL:  www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2006/mfsa2006-24.html (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Boundary error
Underlying OS:  UNIX (HP/UX)
Underlying OS Comments:  11.00, 11.11, 11.23

Message History:   This archive entry is a follow-up to the message listed below.
Apr 14 2006 Mozilla Browser Suite crypto.generateCRMFRequest Method Lets Remote Users Install and Execute Arbitrary Code



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