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CVE-2002-2169 Detail

Description

Cross-site scripting vulnerability AOL Instant Messenger (AIM) 4.5 and 4.7 for MacOS and Windows allows remote attackers to conduct unauthorized activities, such as adding buddies and groups to a user's buddy list, via a URL with a META HTTP-EQUIV="refresh" tag to an aim: URL.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  12/31/2002

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 5.0 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/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): None
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): None
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized modification

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Hyperlink Resource
http://online.securityfocus.com/archive/1/282443
http://www.iss.net/security_center/static/9616.php
http://www.mindflip.org/aim.html Exploit
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/5246 Exploit Patch

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2002-2169
NVD Published Date:
12/31/2002
NVD Last Modified:
09/05/2008