CVE-1999-0917

Current Description

The Preloader ActiveX control used by Internet Explorer allows remote attackers to read arbitrary files.

Basic Data

PublishedMay 27, 1999
Last ModifiedOctober 12, 2018
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Data TypeCVE
Data FormatMITRE
Data Version4.0
Problem TypeNVD-CWE-Other
CVE Data Version4.0

Base Metric V2

CVSS 2 - Version2.0
CVSS 2 - Vector StringAV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
CVSS 2 - Access VectorNETWORK
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityHIGH
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationNONE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactPARTIAL
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactPARTIAL
CVSS 2 - Base Score5.1
SeverityMEDIUM
Exploitability Score4.9
Impact Score6.4
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
    2.3ApplicationMicrosoftIe4.0*******
    2.3ApplicationMicrosoftIe5.0*******

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Microsoft Ie 4.0, 5.0

References

NameSourceURLTags
Q231452http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;[LN];Q231452MSKB
MS99-018https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/1999/ms99-018MS