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CVE-2006-3451 Detail

Current Description

Microsoft Internet Explorer 5 SP4 and 6 do not properly garbage collect when "multiple imports are used on a styleSheets collection" to construct a chain of Cascading Style Sheets (CSS), which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via unspecified vectors.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  08/08/2006
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 7.5 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


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

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Hyperlink Resource
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/1343
http://securitytracker.com/id?1016663
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/262004 Patch US Government Resource
http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/bulletin/ms06-042.mspx Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/442578/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/19316
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA06-220A.html Patch US Government Resource
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/3212 Vendor Advisory
http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-06-026.html
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A5

References to Check Content

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

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2006-3451
NVD Published Date:
08/08/2006
NVD Last Modified:
10/10/2017