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Vulnerability Score 2.6 2.6
CVE Id CVE-2006-2538
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 05:04:49
Published 22 May 2006 07:10:00
Confidentiality Impact NONE NONE
Integrity Impact NONE NONE
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity HIGH
Authentication NONE



IE Tab 1.0.9 plugin for Mozilla Firefox allows remote user-assisted attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash), possibly due to a null dereference, via certain Javascript, as demonstrated using a url parameter to the content/reloaded.html page in a chrome:// URI. Some third-party researchers claim that they are unable to reproduce this vulnerability.

Vulnerable Systems


  • Ie Tab 1.0.9

  • Mozilla Firefox


XF - firefox-ietab-javascript-dos(26540)

BUGTRAQ - 20060519 Re: Firefox (with IETab Plugin) Null Pointer Dereferences Bug

BUGTRAQ - 20060517 Firefox (with IETab Plugin) Null Pointer Dereferences Bug

Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:42:39