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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2000-0439

Original release date: 05/11/2000
Last revised: 09/10/2008
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Internet Explorer 4.0 and 5.0 allows a malicious web site to obtain client cookies from another domain by including that domain name and escaped characters in a URL, aka the "Unauthorized Cookie Access" vulnerability.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 2.6 (LOW) (AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 4.9
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable; Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity: High
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information

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External Source: XF
Name: ie-cookie-disclosure(4447)
External Source: BID
Name: 1194
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20000511 IE Domain Confusion Vulnerability is an Email problem also
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 1326
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20000510 IE Domain Confusion Vulnerability
External Source: MS
Name: MS00-033
Type: Advisory; Patch Information

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