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CVE-2005-3240 Detail

Current Description

Race condition in Microsoft Internet Explorer allows user-assisted attackers to overwrite arbitrary files and possibly execute code by tricking a user into performing a drag-and-drop action from certain objects, such as file objects within a folder view, then predicting the drag action, and re-focusing to a malicious window.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  12/31/2005
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 5.1 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 4.9


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): High
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Provides user account access
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://blogs.technet.com/msrc/archive/2006/02/13/419439.aspx
http://securitytracker.com/id?1015049
http://www.securiteam.com/windowsntfocus/5MP0B0UHPA.html Vendor Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/424863/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/424940/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/16352
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/0553 Vendor Advisory
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/24648

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2005-3240
NVD Published Date:
12/31/2005
NVD Last Modified:
10/19/2018