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Overview

Vulnerability Score 6.4 6.4
CVE Id CVE-2002-0976
Last Modified 10 Sep 2008 03:13:28
Published 24 Sep 2002 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Integrity Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Availability Impact NONE NONE
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2002-0976

Summary

Internet Explorer 4.0 and later allows remote attackers to read arbitrary files via a web page that accesses a legacy XML Datasource applet (com.ms.xml.dso.XMLDSO.class) and modifies the base URL to point to the local system, which is trusted by the applet.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Microsoft Ie 4.0

  • Microsoft Ie 4.0.1

  • Microsoft Ie 5.0

  • Microsoft Ie 5.0.1

  • Microsoft Ie 5.5

  • Microsoft Ie 6.0


References

BUGTRAQ - 20020817 Internet explorer can read local files

BID - 5490

XF - ie-xml-read-files(9885)


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:37:08