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Overview

Vulnerability Score 7.5 7.5
CVE Id CVE-2006-0830
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 05:00:19
Published 21 Feb 2006 06:02:00
Confidentiality Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Integrity Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2006-0830

Summary

The scripting engine in Internet Explorer allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (resource consumption) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a web page that contains a recurrent call to an infinite loop in Javascript or VBscript, which consumes the stack, as demonstrated by resetting the "location" variable within the loop.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Microsoft Ie 6.0.2900


References

BUGTRAQ - 20060216 Stack overflow vulnerability in Internet Explorer exploitable trough VBScript and JScript scripting engines.

BUGTRAQ - 20060218 Re: Stack overflow vulnerability in Internet Explorer exploitable trough VBScript and JScript scripting engines.

XF - ie-script-engine-stack-dos(24788)

BID - 16687


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:41:49