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CVE-2002-1186 Detail

Description

Internet Explorer 5.01 through 6.0 does not properly perform security checks on certain encoded characters within a URL, which allows a remote attacker to steal potentially sensitive information from a user by redirecting the user to another site that has that information, aka "Encoded Characters Information Disclosure."

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  12/11/2002

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 5.0 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): None
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information

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Hyperlink Resource
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2002-09/0018.html Exploit
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2002-09/0030.html
http://www.iss.net/security_center/static/10039.php Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/5610
https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2002/ms02-066
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A143
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A471
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A495

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:143
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:143
Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:471
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:471
Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:495
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:495

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:ie:5.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:ie:5.0.1:sp1:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:ie:5.0.1:sp2:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:ie:5.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:ie:5.5:sp1:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:ie:5.5:sp2:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:ie:6.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:ie:6.0:sp1:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2002-1186
NVD Published Date:
12/11/2002
NVD Last Modified:
10/12/2018