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CVE-2013-0015 Detail

Description

Microsoft Internet Explorer 6 through 9 does not properly perform auto-selection of the Shift JIS encoding, which allows remote attackers to read content from a different (1) domain or (2) zone via a crafted web site that triggers cross-domain scrolling events, aka "Shift JIS Character Encoding Vulnerability."

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  02/13/2013

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2013-0015
Original release date:
02/13/2013
Last revised:
09/18/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
4.3 MEDIUM
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
2.9
Exploitability Subscore:
8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable - Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity:
Medium
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://technet.microsoft.com/security/bulletin/MS13-009 Mitigation; Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source MS MS13-009
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA13-043B.html Third Party Advisory; US Government Resource External Source CERT TA13-043B
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A16371 External Source OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:16371

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Information Leak / Disclosure (CWE-200)

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