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CVE-2004-0549 Detail

Description

The WebBrowser ActiveX control, or the Internet Explorer HTML rendering engine (MSHTML), as used in Internet Explorer 6, allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code in the Local Security context by using the showModalDialog method and modifying the location to execute code such as Javascript, as demonstrated using (1) delayed HTTP redirect operations, and an HTTP response with a Location: header containing a "URL:" prepended to a "ms-its" protocol URI, or (2) modifying the location attribute of the window, as exploited by the Download.ject (aka Scob aka Toofer) using the ADODB.Stream object.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  08/06/2004

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

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


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Complete
Integrity (I): Complete
Availability (A): Complete
Additional Information:
Provides administrator access
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://62.131.86.111/analysis.htm
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/fulldisclosure/2004-06/0031.html
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/fulldisclosure/2004-06/0104.html
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=108786396622284&w=2
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=108852642021426&w=2
http://umbrella.name/originalvuln/msie/InsiderPrototype/
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/713878 US Government Resource
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA04-163A.html Patch Third Party Advisory US Government Resource
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA04-184A.html US Government Resource
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA04-212A.html US Government Resource
https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2004/ms04-025
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/16348
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A1133
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A207
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A241
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A519

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1133
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1133
Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:207
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:207
Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:241
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:241
Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:519
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:519

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2004-0549
NVD Published Date:
08/06/2004
NVD Last Modified:
10/12/2018