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CVE-2011-2383 Detail

Current Description

Microsoft Internet Explorer 9 and earlier does not properly restrict cross-zone drag-and-drop actions, which allows user-assisted remote attackers to read cookie files via vectors involving an IFRAME element with a SRC attribute containing an http: URL that redirects to a file: URL, as demonstrated by a Facebook game, related to a "cookiejacking" issue, aka "Drag and Drop Information Disclosure Vulnerability." NOTE: this vulnerability exists because of an incomplete fix in the Internet Explorer 9 release.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.3 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


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

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Hyperlink Resource
http://conference.hackinthebox.org/hitbsecconf2011ams/?page_id=1388
http://ju12.tistory.com/attachment/cfile4.uf@151FAB4C4DDC9E0002A6FE.ppt
http://news.cnet.com/8301-1009_3-20066419-83.html
http://www.eweek.com/c/a/Security/IE-Flaw-Lets-Attackers-Steal-Cookies-Access-User-Accounts-402503/
http://www.informationweek.com/news/security/vulnerabilities/229700031
http://www.networkworld.com/community/node/74259
http://www.theregister.co.uk/2011/05/25/microsoft_internet_explorer_cookiejacking/
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V95CX-3JpK0
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VsSkcnIFCxM
https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2011/ms11-057
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A12820
https://sites.google.com/site/tentacoloviola/cookiejacking/Cookiejacking2011_final.ppt

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Improper Input Validation (CWE-20)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:ie:3.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:ie:4.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:ie:5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:ie:6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:ie:7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:ie:8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:ie:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
9
 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:ie:9:beta:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2011-2383
NVD Published Date:
06/03/2011
NVD Last Modified:
10/12/2018