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Overview

Vulnerability Score 5.0 5.0
CVE Id CVE-1999-1016
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:18:31
Published 27 Aug 1999 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact NONE NONE
Integrity Impact NONE NONE
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-1999-1016

Summary

Microsoft HTML control as used in (1) Internet Explorer 5.0, (2) FrontPage Express, (3) Outlook Express 5, and (4) Eudora, and possibly others, allows remote malicious web site or HTML emails to cause a denial of service (100% CPU consumption) via large HTML form fields such as text inputs in a table cell.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Microsoft Frontpage

  • Microsoft Ie 5.0

  • Microsoft Outlook Express 5.0

  • Qualcomm Eudora


References

BID - 606

NTBUGTRAQ - 19990827 HTML code to crash IE5 and Outlook Express 5


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:35:14