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Alert (SA06-153A)

Mozilla Products Contain Multiple Vulnerabilities

Systems Affected

  • Firefox web browser
  • Thunderbird email application


The Firefox web browser and Thunderbird email application contain several vulnerabilities. By taking advantage of one or more of these vulnerabilities, an attacker may be able to take control of your computer.


Upgrade to the latest versions of Firefox and Thunberbird

Mozilla has released Firefox to corrrect these problems.

Mozilla has released Thunderbird to correct these problems.


Mozilla products, including the Firefox web browser and Thunderbird email application, contain a number of vulnerabilities. These vulnerabilities may allow an attacker to access your computer, run programs that could cause your computer to crash, or gain control of your computer.

For more technical information, see US-CERT Technical Alert TA06-153A.



Revision History

  • June 2, 2006: Initial release
    June 5, 2006: Added product version numbers

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