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CVE-2003-0116 Detail

Current Description

Microsoft Internet Explorer 5.01, 5.5 and 6.0 does not properly check the Cascading Style Sheet input parameter for Modal dialogs, which allows remote attackers to read files on the local system via a web page containing script that creates a dialog and then accesses the target files, aka "Modal Dialog script execution."

Source:  MITRE
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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://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/244729 US Government Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/301945
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/6306 Exploit Patch Vendor Advisory
https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2003/ms03-015

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:5.0.1:sp3:*:*:*:*:*:*
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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-2003-0116
NVD Published Date:
05/12/2003
NVD Last Modified:
10/12/2018