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Vulnerability Score 5.0 5.0
CVE Id CVE-2004-0844
Last Modified 10 Sep 2008 03:28:02
Published 03 Nov 2004 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact NONE NONE
Integrity Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Availability Impact NONE NONE
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE



Internet Explorer 6 on Double Byte Character Set (DBCS) systems allows remote attackers to alter displayed address bars and spoof web pages via a URL containing special characters, facilitating phishing attacks, aka the "Address Bar Spoofing on Double Byte Character Set Systems Vulnerability."

Vulnerable Systems


  • Microsoft Ie 6


CERT - TA04-293A

CERT-VN - VU#431576

XF - ie-dbcs-obtain-information(17652)

XF - ie-ms04038-patch(17651)

MS - MS04-038

NTBUGTRAQ - 20041128 Address Bar Spoofing on Double Byte Character Set Locale Vulnerability (CAN-2004-0844) Patched in MS04-038

Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:38:46