CVE Reference: CVE-2006-6506

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CVE-2006-6506

Description:
The "Feed Preview" feature in Mozilla Firefox 2.0 before 2.0.0.1 sends the URL of the feed when requesting favicon.ico icons, which results in a privacy leak that might allow feed viewing services to determine browsing habits.

CVE Status:
Candidate

References:

UBUNTU
  http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-398-1

SUSE
  http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2007_06_mozilla.html
  http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2006_80_mozilla.html

ST
  1017421

SAID
  Secunia Advisory: SA23282
  Secunia Advisory: SA23589
  Secunia Advisory: SA23545
  Secunia Advisory: SA23614
  Secunia Advisory: SA23672

MISC
  http://www.legroom.net/modules.php?op=modload&name=News&file=article&sid=215

HP
  http://h20000.www2.hp.com/bizsupport/TechSupport/Document.jsp?objectID=c00771742

GENTOO
  http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200701-02.xml

CONFIRM
  http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2006/mfsa2006-75.html

CERT
  http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA06-354A.html

BID
  21668


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