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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2002-1186

Internet Explorer 5.01 through 6.0 does not properly perform security checks on certain encoded characters within a URL, which allows a remote attacker to steal potentially sensitive information from a user by redirecting the user to another site that has that information, aka "Encoded Characters Information Disclosure."
Publish Date : 2002-12-11 Last Update Date : 2008-09-10
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
5.0
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s)
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
IE v5.01 Encoded Characters Information Disclosure Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:471 windows
IE v5.5 Encoded Characters Information Disclosure Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:495 windows
Microsoft IE Encoded Characters Information Disclosure oval:org.mitre.oval:def:143 windows
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2002-1186

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Microsoft IE 5.0.1 SP2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Microsoft IE 5.0.1 SP1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Microsoft IE 5.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Microsoft IE 5.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Microsoft IE 5.5 SP2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Microsoft IE 5.5 SP1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Microsoft IE 6.0 SP1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Microsoft IE 6.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Microsoft IE 8

- References For CVE-2002-1186

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/5610
BID 5610 Microsoft Internet Explorer HTML Same Origin Policy Violation Vulnerability Release Date:2013-06-13
http://www.osvdb.org/7845
OSVDB 7845
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2002-09/0018.html
BUGTRAQ 20020903 MSIEv6 % encoding causes a problem again
http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/ms02-066
Microsoft Security Bulletin MS02-066
http://www.iss.net/security_center/static/10039.php
XF ie-sameoriginpolicy-bypass(10039)
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2002-09/0030.html
BUGTRAQ 20020904 Re: MSIEv6 % encoding causes a problem again

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2002-1186

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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