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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2003-0309

Internet Explorer 5.01, 5.5, and 6.0 allows remote attackers to bypass security zone restrictions and execute arbitrary programs via a web document with a large number of duplicate file:// or other requests that point to the program and open multiple file download dialogs, which eventually cause Internet Explorer to execute the program, as demonstrated using a large number of FRAME or IFRAME tags, aka the "File Download Dialog Vulnerability."
Publish Date : 2003-06-09 Last Update Date : 2008-09-10
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
7.5
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
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 User
Vulnerability Type(s) Bypass a restriction or similar
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
IE File Download Dialog Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:948 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-2003-0309

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Microsoft IE 6.0.2800 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Microsoft IE 1

- References For CVE-2003-0309

http://marc.theaimsgroup.com/?l=bugtraq&m=105294081325040&w=2
BUGTRAQ 20030513 Flooding Internet Explorer 6.0.2800 (6.x?) security zones ! - UPDATED
http://marc.theaimsgroup.com/?l=ntbugtraq&m=105294162726096&w=2
NTBUGTRAQ 20030508 Flooding Internet Explorer 6.0.2800 (6.x?) security zones ! [CRITICAL]
http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/ms03-020
Microsoft Security Bulletin MS03-020
http://secunia.com/advisories/8807
SECUNIA 8807
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/7539
BID 7539 Internet Explorer file:// Request Zone Bypass Vulnerability Release Date:2009-07-11
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/251788
CERT-VN VU#251788
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/12019
XF ie-frame-restrictions-bypass(12019)
http://marc.theaimsgroup.com/?l=bugtraq&m=105249399103214&w=2
BUGTRAQ 20030508 Flooding Internet Explorer 6.0.2800 (6.x?) security zones ! [CRITICAL]

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2003-0309

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


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