27108 : Microsoft IE MHTMLFile Multiple Property NULL Dereference DoS Weakness
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Timeline

Disclosure Date
2006-07-16

Description

Internet Explorer contains a flaw that may allow a remote denial of service. The issue is triggered when setting the "location" property of the 'MHTMLFile' ActiveX object occurs, causing a NULL dereference. This will result in loss of availability for the browser.

Classification

Location: Context Dependent
Attack Type: Input Manipulation
Impact: Loss of Availability
Solution: Solution Unknown
Exploit: Exploit Public
Disclosure: Uncoordinated Disclosure
OSVDB: Web Related, Not a Vulnerability

Solution

Currently, there are no known upgrades, patches, or workarounds available to correct this issue.

Products

Microsoft Corporation
Internet Explorer
6 sp 2

References

Credit

CVSSv2 Score

CVSSv2 Base Score = 5.0
Source: nvd.nist.gov | Generated: 2006-07-19 | Disagree?

Access_vector_2 Access_complexity_2 Authentication_2 Confidentiality_impact_0 Integrity_impact_0 Availability_impact_1

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