Microsoft Internet Explorer up to 8.00.6001.18702 CSS iexplorer.exe denial of service
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A vulnerability was found in Microsoft Internet Explorer up to 8.00.6001.18702 (Web Browser). It has been rated as problematic. This issue affects some unknown functionality of the file iexplorer.exe of the component CSS Handler. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a denial of service vulnerability. Using CWE to declare the problem leads to CWE-404. Impacted is availability.
The weakness was presented 04/10/2013 by MustLive with Websecurity.com as not defined poc (Youtube). It is possible to read the advisory at youtube.com. The vendor was not involved in the public release. The attack may be initiated remotely. No form of authentication is needed for a successful exploitation. It demands that the victim is doing some kind of user interaction. Technical details as well as a public exploit are known. The attack technique deployed by this issue is T1499 according to MITRE ATT&CK.
Upgrading to version 9 eliminates this vulnerability.
CVSSv3VulDB Meta Base Score: 4.3
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 3.9
VulDB Base Score: 4.3
VulDB Temp Score: 3.9
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ExploitingClass: Denial of service
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Upgrade: Internet Explorer 9
04/10/2013 +0 days 🔍
04/17/2013 +7 days 🔍
04/07/2017 +1451 days 🔍
Status: Not defined
OSVDB: 92257 - Microsoft IE CSS Import Handling Remote DoS
scip Labs: https://www.scip.ch/en/?labs.20161013
EntryCreated: 04/17/2013 05:43 PM
Updated: 04/07/2017 12:03 PM
Changes: (2) software_type vulnerability_cwe
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