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CVE-2006-2900 Detail

Current Description

Internet Explorer 6 allows user-assisted remote attackers to read arbitrary files by tricking a user into typing the characters of the target filename in a text box and using the OnKeyDown, OnKeyPress, and OnKeyUp Javascript keystroke events to change the focus and cause those characters to be inserted into a file upload input control, which can then upload the file when the user submits the form.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.0 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 4.9
Exploitability Subscore: 4.9


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

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.grok.org.uk/pipermail/full-disclosure/2006-June/046610.html
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/1059
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/18308
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/2161 Vendor Advisory

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:ie:5.01:windows_2000_sp4:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:ie:6:*:windows_xp_professional_64bit:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:ie:6:sp1:windows_98:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:ie:6:sp1:windows_98_se:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:ie:6:sp1:windows_millennium:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:ie:6:sp1:windows_xpsp1:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:ie:6:windows_2000_sp4:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:ie:6:windows_server_2003_sp1:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:ie:6:windows_server_2003_sp1_itanium:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:ie:6:windows_xp_sp2:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:h:canon:network_camera_server_vb101:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2006-2900
NVD Published Date:
06/07/2006
NVD Last Modified:
10/11/2011