CVE-2001-1219

Current Description

Microsoft Internet Explorer 6.0 and earlier allows malicious website operators to cause a denial of service (client crash) via JavaScript that continually refreshes the window via self.location.

Basic Data

PublishedDecember 20, 2001
Last ModifiedSeptember 10, 2008
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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:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
CVSS 2 - Access VectorNETWORK
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityLOW
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationNONE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactNONE
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactPARTIAL
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
    2.3ApplicationMicrosoftIe5.5*******
    2.3ApplicationMicrosoftIe5.5sp1******
    2.3ApplicationMicrosoftIe5.5sp2******
    2.3ApplicationMicrosoftIe6.0*******

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Microsoft Ie 5.5, 6.0

References

NameSourceURLTags
20011220 MSIE DoS Using javascripthttp://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/246649BUGTRAQVendor Advisory
3730http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/3730BID