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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2007-1091

Original release date: 02/26/2007
Last revised: 03/07/2011


Microsoft Internet Explorer 7 allows remote attackers to prevent users from leaving a site, spoof the address bar, and conduct phishing and other attacks via onUnload Javascript handlers.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 6.8 MEDIUM
Impact Subscore: 6.4
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: Provides unauthorized access, Allows partial confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service

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US-CERT Vulnerability Note: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:2162
Type: Tool Signature
External Source: XF
Name: ie-mozilla-onunload-url-spoofing(32649)
External Source: BID
Name: 22680
External Source: HP
Name: SSRT071480
External Source: MS
Name: MS07-057
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1018788
External Source: FULLDISC
Name: 20070223 MSIE7 browser entrapment vulnerability (probably Firefox, too)
External Source: MISC
Name: http://lcamtuf.coredump.cx/ietrap
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT
Name: TA07-282A
External Source: XF
Name: ie-mozilla-onunload-dos(32647)
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20070223 MSIE7 browser entrapment vulnerability (probably Firefox, too)
External Source: SREASON
Name: 2291
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2007-0713
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20070223 Secunia Research: Internet Explorer 7 "onunload" Event SpoofingVulnerability

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:2162
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

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