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MFSA2006-31 Firefox: EvalInSandbox escape (Proxy Autoconfig, Greasemonkey) (CVE-2006-2787)

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MFSA2006-31 Firefox: EvalInSandbox escape (Proxy Autoconfig, Greasemonkey) (CVE-2006-2787)

Severity
9
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
06/02/2006
Created
07/25/2018
Added
06/14/2012
Modified
02/13/2015

Description

EvalInSandbox in Mozilla Firefox and Thunderbird before 1.5.0.4 allows remote attackers to gain privileges via javascript that calls the valueOf method on objects that were created outside of the sandbox.

Solution(s)

  • mozilla-firefox-upgrade-1_5_0_4

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