CVE-2006-6971

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General

Score:5.0/10.0
Severity:Medium
Category:Input Validation Error

Impact Metrics

Confidentiality:Partial
Integrity:None
Availability:None

Exploitability Metrics

Access Vector:Network
Access Complexity:Low
Authentication:None

Published on 07/02/07 - Updated on 05/09/08

Description

Mozilla Firefox 2.0, possibly only when running on Windows, allows remote attackers to bypass the Phishing Protection mechanism by representing an IP address in (1) dotted-hex, (2) dotted-octal, (3) single decimal integer, (4) single hex integer, or (5) single octal integer format, which is not captured by the blacklist filter.

Category: Input Validation Error

CWE-20 (Input Validation)
The product does not validate or incorrectly validates input that can affect the control flow or data flow of a program.

Security Notices

US National Vulnerability DatabaseCVE-2006-6971

Exploits

No exploits available for this CVE in our database.

Relative technologies

VendorProduct
mozillafirefox

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