Microsoft Internet Explorer up to 11 Module-Resource Request File information disclosure

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A vulnerability was found in Microsoft Internet Explorer up to 11 (Web Browser). It has been declared as problematic. Affected by this vulnerability is an unknown function of the component Module-Resource Request Handler. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a information disclosure vulnerability (File). The CWE definition for the vulnerability is CWE-200. The product exposes sensitive information to an actor that is not explicitly authorized to have access to that information. As an impact it is known to affect confidentiality.

The weakness was shared 07/14/2015 with Microsoft as MS15-065 as confirmed bulletin (Technet). The advisory is shared at This vulnerability is known as CVE-2015-2413 since 03/19/2015. The attack can be launched remotely. The exploitation doesn't need any form of authentication. It demands that the victim is doing some kind of user interaction. Neither technical details nor an exploit are publicly available. MITRE ATT&CK project uses the attack technique T1592 for this issue.

The vulnerability scanner Nessus provides a plugin with the ID 84761 (MS15-065: Cumulative Security Update for Internet Explorer (3076321)), which helps to determine the existence of the flaw in a target environment. It is assigned to the family Windows : Microsoft Bulletins.

Applying the patch MS15-065 is able to eliminate this problem. The bugfix is ready for download at Furthermore it is possible to detect and prevent this kind of attack with TippingPoint and the filter 20148.

The vulnerability is also documented in the databases at Vulnerability Center (SBV-51190) and Tenable (84761). The entries 76435, 76436, 76437 and 76441 are related to this item.






  • commercial


  • end of life

CPE 2.3info

CPE 2.2info


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Name: File
Class: Information disclosure / File
CWE: CWE-200 / CWE-284 / CWE-266
ATT&CK: T1592

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Remote: Yes

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Nessus ID: 84761
Nessus Name: MS15-065: Cumulative Security Update for Internet Explorer (3076321)
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Advisory: MS15-065
Organization: Microsoft
Status: Confirmed

CVE: CVE-2015-2413 (🔍)

SecurityTracker: 1032894
Vulnerability Center: 51190 - [MS15-065] Microsoft Internet Explorer 6 through 11 Remote Information Disclosure Vulnerability - CVE-2015-2413, Medium
SecurityFocus: 75689 - Microsoft Internet Explorer CVE-2015-2413 Information Disclosure Vulnerability

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Created: 07/15/2015 02:11 PM
Updated: 05/31/2022 08:17 PM
Changes: 07/15/2015 02:11 PM (61), 04/07/2017 12:13 PM (12), 05/31/2022 08:11 PM (2), 05/31/2022 08:17 PM (1)
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