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CVE-2016-3353 Detail

Description

Microsoft Internet Explorer 9 through 11 mishandles .url files from the Internet zone, which allows remote attackers to bypass intended access restrictions via a crafted file, aka "Internet Explorer Security Feature Bypass."

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  09/14/2016

Impact

CVSS v3.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 8.3 HIGH
Vector: AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:R/S:C/C:H/I:H/A:H (V3 legend)
Impact Score: 6.0
Exploitability Score: 1.6


Attack Vector (AV): Network
Attack Complexity (AC): High
Privileges Required (PR): None
User Interaction (UI): Required
Scope (S): Changed
Confidentiality (C): High
Integrity (I): High
Availability (A): High

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 5.1 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 4.9


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): High
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows unauthorized modification
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://technet.microsoft.com/security/bulletin/MS16-104 Mitigation Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/92827
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1036788
http://zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-16-506/ Third Party Advisory VDB Entry

Technical Details

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2016-3353
NVD Published Date:
09/14/2016
NVD Last Modified:
08/12/2017