Upstream information

CVE-2006-5462 at MITRE

Description

Mozilla Network Security Service (NSS) library before 3.11.3, as used in Mozilla Firefox before 1.5.0.8, Thunderbird before 1.5.0.8, and SeaMonkey before 1.0.6, when using an RSA key with exponent 3, does not properly handle extra data in a signature, which allows remote attackers to forge signatures for SSL/TLS and email certificates. NOTE: this identifier is for unpatched product versions that were originally intended to be addressed by CVE-2006-4340.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 6.4
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact None
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 214895 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE LINUX 10.0
  • MozillaThunderbird >= 1.5.0.8-0.2
SUSE LINUX 10.1
  • MozillaThunderbird >= 1.5.0.8-0.1
  • MozillaThunderbird-translations >= 1.5.0.8-0.1
SUSE LINUX 9.3
  • MozillaThunderbird >= 1.5.0.8-0.1
SUSE LINUX 10.0
SUSE LINUX 10.1
  • MozillaFirefox >= 1.5.0.8-0.2
  • MozillaFirefox-translations >= 1.5.0.8-0.2
SUSE LINUX 9.3
  • MozillaFirefox >= 1.5.0.8-0.1
  • MozillaFirefox-translations >= 1.5.0.8-0.1
SUSE LINUX 10.1
  • seamonkey >= 1.0.6-0.1
  • seamonkey-calendar >= 1.0.6-0.1
  • seamonkey-dom-inspector >= 1.0.6-0.1
  • seamonkey-irc >= 1.0.6-0.1
  • seamonkey-mail >= 1.0.6-0.1
  • seamonkey-spellchecker >= 1.0.6-0.1
  • seamonkey-venkman >= 1.0.6-0.1
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86_64
  • MozillaFirefox >= 1.5.0.8-0.2
  • MozillaFirefox-translations >= 1.5.0.8-0.2
sles10.s390x
sled10.x86
ZYPP Patch Nr: 2258