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Category:   Application (Web Browser)  >   Mozilla Firefox Vendors:   Mozilla.org
Mozilla Firefox Unspecified Stack Overflow in Processing JavaScript Lets Remote Users Execute Arbitrary Code
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1016962
SecurityTracker URL:  http://securitytracker.com/id/1016962
CVE Reference:   CVE-2006-5159   (Links to External Site)
Updated:  Jun 3 2008
Original Entry Date:  Oct 2 2006
Impact:   Execution of arbitrary code via network, User access via network

Version(s): 1.5.0.7 and prior versions
Description:   A vulnerability was reported in Mozilla Firefox. A remote user can cause arbitrary code to be executed on the target user's system.

A remote user can create specially crafted JavaScript that, when loaded by the target user, will trigger a stack overflow and execute arbitrary code on the target system. The code will run with the privileges of the target user.

Mischa Spiegelmock and Andrew Wbeelsoi reported this vulnerability at the ToorCon conference.

Impact:   A remote user can create HTML (containing JavaScript) that, when loaded by the target user, will execute arbitrary code on the target user's system.
Solution:   No solution was available at the time of this entry.
Vendor URL:  www.mozilla.com/firefox/ (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Boundary error
Underlying OS:  Linux (Any), UNIX (Any), Windows (Any)

Message History:   None.


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