CVE-1999-1093

Current Description

Buffer overflow in the Window.External function in the JScript Scripting Engine in Internet Explorer 4.01 SP1 and earlier allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands via a malicious web page.

Basic Data

PublishedDecember 31, 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*******
    2.3ApplicationMicrosoftIe4.0.1*******
    2.3ApplicationMicrosoftIe*sp1******4.0.1

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Microsoft Ie *, 4.0, 4.0.1

References

NameSourceURLTags
Q191200http://support.microsoft.com/support/kb/articles/q191/2/00.aspMSKB
java-script-patch(1276)http://www.iss.net/security_center/static/1276.phpXF
MS98-011https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/1998/ms98-011MS