CVE-2008-2947

Current Description

Cross-domain vulnerability in Microsoft Internet Explorer 5.01 SP4, 6, and 7 allows remote attackers to access restricted information from other domains via JavaScript that uses the Object data type for the value of a (1) location or (2) location.href property, related to incorrect determination of the origin of web script, aka "Window Location Property Cross-Domain Vulnerability." NOTE: according to Microsoft, CVE-2008-2948 and CVE-2008-2949 are duplicates of this issue, probably different attack vectors.

Referenced by CVEs:CVE-2008-2948, CVE-2008-2949

Basic Data

PublishedJune 30, 2008
Last ModifiedOctober 12, 2018
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Data TypeCVE
Data FormatMITRE
Data Version4.0
Problem TypeCWE-284
CVE Data Version4.0

Base Metric V2

CVSS 2 - Version2.0
CVSS 2 - Vector StringAV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
CVSS 2 - Access VectorNETWORK
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityMEDIUM
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationNONE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactPARTIAL
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactPARTIAL
CVSS 2 - Base Score6.8
SeverityMEDIUM
Exploitability Score8.6
Impact Score6.4
Obtain All Privilegefalse
Obtain User Privilegefalse
Obtain Other Privilegetrue

Base Metric V3

No data provided.

Configurations

  • OR - Configuration 1
    Cpe VersionPartVendorProductVersionUpdateEditionLanguageSW EditionTarget SWTarget HWOtherVersion Start IncludingVersion End IncludingVersion Start ExcludingVersion End Excluding
    2.3ApplicationMicrosoftInternet Explorer5.01sp4******
    2.3ApplicationMicrosoftInternet Explorer6*******
    2.3ApplicationMicrosoftInternet Explorer7*******

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Microsoft Internet Explorer 5.01, 6, 7

References

NameSourceURLTags
http://blogs.zdnet.com/security/?p=1348http://blogs.zdnet.com/security/?p=1348MISCPress/Media Coverage
SSRT080143http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=122479227205998&w=2HPMailing List
30857http://secunia.com/advisories/30857SECUNIAPermissions Required Vendor Advisory
VU#923508http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/923508CERT-VNThird Party Advisory US Government Resource
http://www.ph4nt0m.org-a.googlepages.com/PSTZine_0x02_0x04.txthttp://www.ph4nt0m.org-a.googlepages.com/PSTZine_0x02_0x04.txtMISCExploit
29960http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/29960BIDThird Party Advisory VDB Entry
1020382http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1020382SECTRACKThird Party Advisory VDB Entry
TA08-288Ahttp://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA08-288A.htmlCERTThird Party Advisory US Government Resource
ADV-2008-1940http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/1940/referencesVUPENBroken Link
ADV-2008-2809http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2809VUPENBroken Link
MS08-058https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2008/ms08-058MS
ie-location-locationhref-security-bypass(43366)https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/43366XF
win-ms08kb956390-update(45565)https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/45565XF
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:5901https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A5901OVAL