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Vulnerability Score 5.0 5.0
CVE Id CVE-2002-1714
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:31:19
Published 31 Dec 2002 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact NONE NONE
Integrity Impact NONE NONE
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE



Microsoft Internet Explorer 5.0 through 6.0 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via an object of type "text/html" with the DATA field that identifies the HTML document that contains the object, which may cause infinite recursion.

Vulnerable Systems


  • Microsoft Ie 5.0

  • Microsoft Ie 5.5

  • Microsoft Ie 6.0


XF - ie-object-directive-dos(8904)

BID - 4564

Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:37:27