VDB-52420 · CVE-2010-1175 · OpenVAS 800742

Microsoft Internet Explorer 7.0 Remote Code Execution

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A vulnerability has been found in Microsoft Internet Explorer 7.0 (Web Browser) and classified as critical. This vulnerability affects an unknown code. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a remote code execution vulnerability. As an impact it is known to affect confidentiality, integrity, and availability. CVE summarizes:

Microsoft Internet Explorer 7.0 on Windows XP and Windows Server 2003 allows remote attackers to have an unspecified impact via a certain XML document that references a crafted web site in the SRC attribute of an image element, related to a "0day Vulnerability."

The issue has been introduced in 07/27/2005. The weakness was published 03/29/2010 as not defined posting (Bugtraq). The advisory is shared for download at securityfocus.com. This vulnerability was named CVE-2010-1175. The attack can be initiated remotely. No form of authentication is required for a successful exploitation. Successful exploitation requires user interaction by the victim. There are neither technical details nor an exploit publicly available.

The vulnerability was handled as a non-public zero-day exploit for at least 1706 days. During that time the estimated underground price was around $25k-$100k.

Upgrading eliminates this vulnerability.






  • commercial


  • end of life

CPE 2.3info

CPE 2.2info


VulDB Meta Base Score: 6.3
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 6.0

VulDB Base Score: 6.3
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Class: Remote Code Execution
CWE: Unknown
ATT&CK: Unknown

Local: No
Remote: Yes

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Status: Not defined

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OpenVAS ID: 800742
OpenVAS Name: Microsoft Internet Explorer Unspecified vulnerability
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Recommended: Upgrade
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07/27/2005 🔍
03/29/2010 +1705 days 🔍
03/29/2010 +0 days 🔍
03/29/2010 +0 days 🔍
03/19/2015 +1816 days 🔍
09/06/2021 +2362 days 🔍


Vendor: microsoft.com

Advisory: securityfocus.com
Status: Not defined

CVE: CVE-2010-1175 (🔍)


Created: 03/19/2015 12:22 PM
Updated: 09/06/2021 12:41 AM
Changes: 03/19/2015 12:22 PM (39), 04/07/2017 12:18 PM (7), 09/06/2021 12:30 AM (1), 09/06/2021 12:41 AM (7)
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