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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2007-2227

Original release date: 06/12/2007
Last revised: 10/30/2012
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

The MHTML protocol handler in Microsoft Outlook Express 6 and Windows Mail in Windows Vista does not properly handle Content-Disposition "notifications," which allows remote attackers to obtain sensitive information from other Internet Explorer domains, aka "Content Disposition Parsing 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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External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 25639
External Source: BID
Name: 24410
External Source: HP
Name: SSRT071438
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1018233
External Source: MISC
Name: http://archive.openmya.devnull.jp/2007.06/msg00060.html
External Source: HP
Name: HPSBST02231
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 35346
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1018234
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT
Name: TA07-163A
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2007-2154
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:2085
Type: Tool Signature
External Source: MS
Name: MS07-034
Type: Patch Information
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20070622 MS07-034: Executing arbitrary script with mhtml: protocol handler
External Source: MISC
Name: http://openmya.hacker.jp/hasegawa/security/ms07-034.txt

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:2085
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

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