National Cyber Awareness System
Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2010-0808
Original release date:10/13/2010
Microsoft Internet Explorer 6 and 7 on Windows XP and Vista does not prevent script from simulating user interaction with the AutoComplete feature, which allows remote attackers to obtain sensitive form information via a crafted web site, aka "AutoComplete Information Disclosure Vulnerability."
'An attacker who successfully exploited this vulnerability could potentially capture data previously entered into forms in the browser. The AutoComplete feature is disabled by default.'
CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
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: MS
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: CONFIRM
External Source: OVAL
References to Check Content
- Information Leak / Disclosure (CWE-200)