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Category:   Application (Web Browser)  >   Mozilla Browser Vendors:   Mozilla.org
Mozilla Browser Suite XBL Control 'Print Preview' Lets Remote Users Execute Arbitrary Code
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1015927
SecurityTracker URL:  http://securitytracker.com/id/1015927
CVE Reference:   CVE-2006-1727   (Links to External Site)
Date:  Apr 14 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 Mozilla Browser Suite. A remote user can execute arbitrary code on the target system.

A remote user can create HTML with a specially crafted XBL control to gain chrome privileges on the target user's system when the target user views the page via the "Print Preview" feature.

Systems are affected even if web-content JavaScript is disabled.

Georgi Guninski reported this vulnerability.

Impact:   A remote user can execute arbitrary code on the target system.
Solution:   The vendor plans to issue a fixed version (1.7.13), to be available at:

http://www.mozilla.org/products/mozilla1.x/

Vendor URL:  www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2006/mfsa2006-25.html (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Access control error
Underlying OS:  Linux (Any), UNIX (macOS/OS X), Windows (Any)

Message History:   This archive entry has one or more follow-up message(s) listed below.
May 31 2006 (HP Issues Preliminary Fix for HP-UX) Mozilla Browser Suite XBL Control 'Print Preview' Lets Remote Users Execute Arbitrary Code
HP has issued preliminary fixes for Mozilla on HP-UX.



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