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Overview

Vulnerability Score 5.0 5.0
CVE Id CVE-1999-1472
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:19:36
Published 31 Dec 1999 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Integrity Impact NONE NONE
Availability Impact NONE NONE
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-1999-1472

Summary

Internet Explorer 4.0 allows remote attackers to read arbitrary text and HTML files on the user's machine via a small IFRAME that uses Dynamic HTML (DHTML) to send the data to the attacker, aka the Freiburg text-viewing issue.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Microsoft Ie 4.0


References

XF - http-ie-spy(587)

MISC - http://www.insecure.org/sploits/Internet_explorer_4.0.hack.html

MSKB - Q176794

MSKB - Q176697

CONFIRM - http://www.microsoft.com/Windows/ie/security/freiburg.asp

OSVDB - 7819

BUGTRAQ - 19971017 Security Hole in Explorer 4.0


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:35:26