Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 188874
CVE-2006-1728 Privilege escalation using crypto.generateCRMFRequest
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:11:30 EST
Privilege escalation using crypto.generateCRMFRequest
shutdown demonstrated that the crypto.generateCRMFRequest method can be used
to run arbitrary code with the privilege of the user, which could enable an
attacker to install malware.
Note: Thunderbird shares the browser engine with Firefox and could be
This issue also affects FC4
Fedora Core 5 is no longer supported, could you please reproduce this with the
updated version of the currently supported distribution (Fedora Core 6, or
Fedora 7, or Rawhide)? If this issue turns out to still be reproducible, please
let us know in this bug report. If after a month's time we have not heard back
from you, we will have to close this bug as CANTFIX.
Setting status to NEEDINFO, and awaiting information from the reporter.
Thanks in advance.
We haven't got any reply to the last question about reproducability of the bug
with Fedora Core 6, Fedora 7, or Fedora devel. Mass closing this bug, so if you
have new information that would help us fix this bug, please reopen it with the