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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2007-0811

Original release date: 02/07/2007
Last revised: 03/07/2011
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Microsoft Internet Explorer 6.0 SP1 on Windows 2000, and 6.0 SP2 on Windows XP, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and application crash) via an HTML document containing a certain JavaScript for loop with an empty loop body, possibly involving getElementById.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 4.3 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:M/AU:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (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 disruption of service

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External Source: OSVDB
Name: 37636
External Source: MISC
Name: http://www.powerhacker.net/exploit/IE_NULL_CRASH.html
External Source: MILW0RM
Name: 3272
External Source: BID
Name: 22408

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