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Overview

Vulnerability Score 4.3 4.3
CVE Id CVE-2011-1894
Last Modified 06 Sep 2011 11:16:45
Published 16 Jun 2011 04:55:02
Confidentiality Impact NONE NONE
Integrity Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Availability Impact NONE NONE
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity MEDIUM
Authentication NONE

CVE-2011-1894

Summary

The MHTML protocol handler in Microsoft Windows XP SP2 and SP3, Windows Server 2003 SP2, Windows Vista SP1 and SP2, Windows Server 2008 Gold, SP2, R2, and R2 SP1, and Windows 7 Gold and SP1 does not properly handle a MIME format in a request for embedded content in an HTML document, which allows remote attackers to conduct cross-site scripting (XSS) attacks via a crafted EMBED element in a web page that is visited in Internet Explorer, aka "MHTML Mime-Formatted Request Vulnerability."

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Microsoft Windows 2003 Server

  • Microsoft Windows 7 -

  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003

  • Microsoft Windows Server 2008

  • Microsoft Windows Server 2008 -

  • Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2

  • Microsoft Windows Vista

  • Microsoft Windows Xp


References

MS - MS11-037

SECTRACK - 1025655

BID - 48205

Related Patches

MS11-037 Security Update for Windows 7 x64 (KB2544893)


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:56:50