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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2006-2111

Original release date: 05/01/2006
Last revised: 09/27/2011
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

A component in Microsoft Outlook Express 6 allows remote attackers to bypass domain restrictions and obtain sensitive information via redirections with the mhtml: URI handler, as originally reported for Internet Explorer 6 and 7, aka "URL Redirect Cross Domain Information Disclosure Vulnerability."

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 4.3 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable; Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity: Medium
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information

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US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT
Name: TA07-163A
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2007-2154
Type: Advisory
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 19738
Type: Advisory; Exploit
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1605
Type: Tool Signature
External Source: HP
Name: HPSBST02231
External Source: MS
Name: MS07-034
External Source: HP
Name: SSRT071438
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1016005
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 25073
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 22477
Type: Advisory
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20061025 IE7 status: 8 days after release, 3 unfixed issues
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT-VN
Name: VU#783761
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20061026 IE7 is a Source of Problem - Secunia IE7 Release Incident of October 2006
External Source: XF
Name: ie-mhtml-information-disclosure(26281)
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2006-1558
Type: Advisory
External Source: BID
Name: 17717
External Source: MISC
Name: http://secunia.com/Internet_Explorer_Arbitrary_Content_Disclosure_Vulnerability_Test/
Type: Advisory; Exploit

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1605
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

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Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)
  • Information Leak / Disclosure (CWE-200)