62156 : Microsoft IE Dynamic OBJECT Tag Cross-domain Arbitrary File Access
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Timeline

Disclosure Date
2010-02-03
Time to Patch
300 days

Description

<em style='font-weight:bold;'>(Description Provided by <a href="http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=2010-0255" target="_blank">CVE</a>)</em> : Microsoft Internet Explorer 5.01 SP4, 6, 6 SP1, 7, and 8 does not prevent rendering of non-HTML local files as HTML documents, which allows remote attackers to bypass intended access restrictions and read arbitrary files via vectors involving JavaScript exploit code that constructs a reference to a file://127.0.0.1 URL, aka the dynamic OBJECT tag vulnerability, as demonstrated by obtaining the data from an index.dat file, a variant of CVE-2009-1140 and related to CVE-2008-1448.

Classification

Location: Remote / Network Access
Impact: Loss of Confidentiality
Solution: Solution Unknown
Exploit: Exploit Commercial
Disclosure: Vendor Verified
OSVDB: Web Related

Products

Unknown or Incomplete

References

Tools & Filters

46842

ie_dumpfiles

Credit

CVSSv2 Score

CVSSv2 Base Score = 9.3
Source: nvd.nist.gov | Generated: 2010-02-05 | Disagree? | There are 2 more: View All

Access_vector_2 Access_complexity_1 Authentication_2 Confidentiality_impact_2 Integrity_impact_2 Availability_impact_2

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