Intrusion Prevention

Mozilla.Firefox.GeckoActiveXObject.Race.Condition

Description

This indicates an attack attempt against a race-condition vulnerability in Mozilla Firefox.
The vulnerability is caused by an error when the vulnerable software handles a specially crafted webpage. It allows a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code.

Affected Products

Mozilla Firefox version 1.5.0.4 and previous versions

Impact

System Compromise
Denial of Service

Recommended Actions

Upgrade to the latest versions:
http://www.mozilla.org/firefox/

CVE References

CVE-2006-3803