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CVE-2013-0028 Detail


Use-after-free vulnerability in Microsoft Internet Explorer 6 through 9 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted web site that triggers access to a deleted object, aka "Internet Explorer CObjectElement Use After Free Vulnerability."

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  02/13/2013

Quick Info

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CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
9.3 HIGH
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
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CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable - Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name Mitigation; Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source MS MS13-009 Third Party Advisory; US Government Resource External Source CERT TA13-043B External Source OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:16249

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Resource Management Errors (CWE-399)

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