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CVE-2006-7066 Detail

Current Description

Microsoft Internet Explorer 6 on Windows XP SP2 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) by creating an object inside an iframe, deleting the frame by setting its location.href to about:blank, then accessing a property of the object within the deleted frame, which triggers a NULL pointer dereference. NOTE: it was later reported that 7.0.6000.16473 and earlier are also affected.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 7.1 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.9
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): Complete
Additional Information:
Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2009-07/0193.html
http://blogs.securiteam.com/index.php/archives/554 Patch
http://browserfun.blogspot.com/2006/07/mobb-30-orphan-object-properties.html Exploit
http://websecurity.com.ua/3130/
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/19228 Exploit
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/28068

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 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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Running on/with
 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_xp:*:sp2:*:fr:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2006-7066
NVD Published Date:
03/02/2007
NVD Last Modified:
07/28/2017