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Vulnerability Score 5.0 5.0
CVE Id CVE-2001-1539
Last Modified 08 Jan 2010 12:00:00
Published 31 Dec 2001 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact NONE NONE
Integrity Impact NONE NONE
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE



Stack consumption vulnerability in Internet Explorer The JavaScript settimeout function in Internet Explorer allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via the JavaScript settimeout function. NOTE: the vendor could not reproduce the problem.

Vulnerable Systems


  • Microsoft Ie 6.0.2900


XF - ie-settimeout-dos(7661)

BUGTRAQ - 20011204 RE: Stack overflow in all Internet Explorer Versions!!

BUGTRAQ - 20011202 Stack overflow in all Internet Explorer Versions!!

Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:36:42