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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2005-3240

Race condition in Microsoft Internet Explorer allows user-assisted attackers to overwrite arbitrary files and possibly execute code by tricking a user into performing a drag-and-drop action from certain objects, such as file objects within a folder view, then predicting the drag action, and re-focusing to a malicious window.
Publish Date : 2005-12-31 Last Update Date : 2011-08-10
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
5.1
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 High (Specialized access conditions exist. It is hard to exploit and several special conditions must be satisfied to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access User
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute Code
CWE ID 362

- Products Affected By CVE-2005-3240

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Microsoft IE 5.01 SP1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Microsoft IE 5.01 SP4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Microsoft IE 5.01 SP3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Microsoft IE 5.01 SP2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Microsoft IE 5.01 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Microsoft IE 5.5 SP2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Microsoft IE 5.5 SP1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Microsoft IE 5.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Microsoft IE 6.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Microsoft IE 6.0 SP1 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Microsoft IE 10

- References For CVE-2005-3240

http://blogs.technet.com/msrc/archive/2006/02/13/419439.aspx
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/424940/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20060214 Advisory: Internet Explorer Drag and Drop Redeux [CVE-2005-3240] (fwd)
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/424863/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20060213 Internet Explorer drag&drop 0day
http://www.securiteam.com/windowsntfocus/5MP0B0UHPA.html
http://www.osvdb.org/2707
OSVDB 2707
http://securitytracker.com/id?1015049
SECTRACK 1015049
http://secunia.com/advisories/18787
SECUNIA 18787
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/24648
XF ie-dragdrop-variant(24648)
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/0553
VUPEN ADV-2006-0553
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/16352
BID 16352 Microsoft Internet Explorer Drag And Drop File Installation Vulnerability Variant Release Date:2006-02-14

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2005-3240

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


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