Executive Summary

Name CVE-2006-5877 First vendor Publication 2007-02-23
Vendor Cve Last vendor Modification 2008-11-15

Security-Database Scoring CVSS v3

Cvss vector : N/A
Overall CVSS Score NA
Base Score NA Environmental Score NA
impact SubScore NA Temporal Score NA
Exploitabality Sub Score NA
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Security-Database Scoring CVSS v2

Cvss vector : (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
Cvss Base Score 7.8 Attack Range Network
Cvss Impact Score 6.9 Attack Complexity Low
Cvss Expoit Score 10 Authentication None Required
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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.

Original Source

Url : http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2006-5877

CPE : Common Platform Enumeration

Application 48
Os 32

OpenVAS Exploits

Date Description
2009-03-23 Name : Ubuntu Update for enigmail vulnerability USN-427-1
File : nvt/gb_ubuntu_USN_427_1.nasl

Open Source Vulnerability Database (OSVDB)

Id Description
45258 enigmail Extension Encrypted File Attachment Handling DoS

Nessus® Vulnerability Scanner

Date Description
2007-11-10 Name : The remote Ubuntu host is missing a security-related patch.
File : ubuntu_USN-427-1.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO

Sources (Detail)

Source Url
BID http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/22684
CONFIRM http://bugzilla.mozdev.org/show_bug.cgi?id=9730
UBUNTU http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-427-1

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