CVE-2006-5877

Current Description

The enigmail extension before 0.94.2 does not properly handle large, encrypted file e-mail attachments, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash), as demonstrated with Mozilla Thunderbird.

Basic Data

PublishedFebruary 23, 2007
Last ModifiedNovember 15, 2008
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Data TypeCVE
Data FormatMITRE
Data Version4.0
Problem TypeNVD-CWE-Other
CVE Data Version4.0

Base Metric V2

CVSS 2 - Version2.0
CVSS 2 - Vector StringAV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C
CVSS 2 - Access VectorNETWORK
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityLOW
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationNONE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactNONE
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactCOMPLETE
CVSS 2 - Base Score7.8
SeverityHIGH
Exploitability Score10.0
Impact Score6.9
Obtain All Privilegefalse
Obtain User Privilegefalse
Obtain Other Privilegefalse

Base Metric V3

No data provided.

Configurations

  • AND
    • OR - Configuration 1
      Cpe VersionPartVendorProductVersionUpdateEditionLanguageSW EditionTarget SWTarget HWOtherVersion Start IncludingVersion End IncludingVersion Start ExcludingVersion End Excluding
      2.3OSUbuntuUbuntu Linux**powerpc*****5.10
      2.3OSUbuntuUbuntu Linux**powerpc*****6.06_lts
      2.3OSUbuntuUbuntu Linux**powerpc*****6.10
    • OR Running on/with:
      Cpe VersionPartVendorProductVersionUpdateEditionLanguageSW EditionTarget SWTarget HWOtherVersion Start IncludingVersion End IncludingVersion Start ExcludingVersion End Excluding
      2.3ApplicationEnigmailEnigmail********0.92.0

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Enigmail Enigmail *

References

NameSourceURLTags
http://bugzilla.mozdev.org/show_bug.cgi?id=9730http://bugzilla.mozdev.org/show_bug.cgi?id=9730CONFIRM
http://enigmail.mozdev.org/changelog.html#enig0.94.2http://enigmail.mozdev.org/changelog.html#enig0.94.2CONFIRM
22684http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/22684BID
USN-427-1http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-427-1UBUNTUPatch