CVE-1999-0891

Current Description

The "download behavior" in Internet Explorer 5 allows remote attackers to read arbitrary files via a server-side redirect.

Basic Data

PublishedSeptember 01, 1999
Last ModifiedOctober 12, 2018
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Data TypeCVE
Data FormatMITRE
Data Version4.0
Problem TypeCWE-94
CVE Data Version4.0

Base Metric V2

CVSS 2 - Version2.0
CVSS 2 - Vector StringAV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N
CVSS 2 - Access VectorNETWORK
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityLOW
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationNONE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactPARTIAL
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactNONE
CVSS 2 - Base Score5.0
SeverityMEDIUM
Exploitability Score10.0
Impact Score2.9
Obtain All Privilegefalse
Obtain User Privilegefalse
Obtain Other Privilegefalse

Base Metric V3

No data provided.

Configurations

  • OR - Configuration 1
    Cpe VersionPartVendorProductVersionUpdateEditionLanguageSW EditionTarget SWTarget HWOtherVersion Start IncludingVersion End IncludingVersion Start ExcludingVersion End Excluding
    2.3ApplicationMicrosoftIe5.0*******

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Microsoft Ie 5.0

References

NameSourceURLTags
Q242542http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;[LN];Q242542MSKB
K-002http://www.ciac.org/ciac/bulletins/k-002.shtmlCIAC
VU#37828http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/37828CERT-VNUS Government Resource
11274http://www.osvdb.org/11274OSVDB
674http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/674BID
MS99-040https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/1999/ms99-040MS