CVE-2002-0022

Current Description

Buffer overflow in the implementation of an HTML directive in mshtml.dll in Internet Explorer 5.5 and 6.0 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a web page that specifies embedded ActiveX controls in a way that causes 2 Unicode strings to be concatenated.

Basic Data

PublishedMarch 08, 2002
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:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
CVSS 2 - Access VectorNETWORK
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityLOW
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationNONE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactPARTIAL
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactPARTIAL
CVSS 2 - Base Score7.5
SeverityHIGH
Exploitability Score10.0
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
    2.3ApplicationMicrosoftIe5.5*******
    2.3ApplicationMicrosoftIe6.0*******

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Microsoft Ie 5.5, 6.0

References

NameSourceURLTags
20020213 dH & SECURITY.NNOV: buffer overflow in mshtml.dllhttp://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=101362984930597&w=2BUGTRAQ
20020227 Details and exploitation of buffer overflow in mshtml.dll (and few sidenotes on Unicode overflows in general)http://online.securityfocus.com/archive/1/258614BUGTRAQ
CA-2002-04http://www.cert.org/advisories/CA-2002-04.htmlCERTPatch Third Party Advisory US Government Resource
ie-html-directive-bo(8116)http://www.iss.net/security_center/static/8116.phpXFPatch Vendor Advisory
4080http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/4080BID
MS02-005https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2002/ms02-005MS
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:925https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A925OVAL