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Overview

Vulnerability Score 5.0 5.0
CVE Id CVE-2004-2434
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:44:07
Published 31 Dec 2004 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact NONE NONE
Integrity Impact NONE NONE
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2004-2434

Summary

Microsoft Internet Explorer 6.0 SP1 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (browser crash) via a link with "::{" (colon colon left brace), which triggers a null dereference when the user attempts to save the link using "Save As" and Internet Explorer prepares an error message with an attacker-controlled format string.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Microsoft Ie 6.0


References

XF - ie-null-pointer-dos(16420)

MISC - http://www.securiteam.com/windowsntfocus/5IP020KDPU.html

OSVDB - 8335

SECTRACK - 1010491

FULLDISC - 20040728 Re: Internet Explorer Remote Null Pointer Crash(mshtml.dll)

FULLDISC - 20040615 RE: Internet Explorer Remote Null Pointer Crash(mshtml.dll)

FULLDISC - 20040614 Internet Explorer Remote Null Pointer Crash(mshtml.dll)


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:39:28