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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-0830

The scripting engine in Internet Explorer allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (resource consumption) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a web page that contains a recurrent call to an infinite loop in Javascript or VBscript, which consumes the stack, as demonstrated by resetting the "location" variable within the loop.
Publish Date : 2006-02-21 Last Update Date : 2008-09-05
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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) Denial Of ServiceExecute Code
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2006-0830

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Microsoft IE 6.0.2900 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Microsoft IE 1

- References For CVE-2006-0830

http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/24788
XF ie-script-engine-stack-dos(24788)
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/425378/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20060218 Re: Stack overflow vulnerability in Internet Explorer exploitable trough VBScript and JScript scripting engines.
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/425283/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20060216 Stack overflow vulnerability in Internet Explorer exploitable trough VBScript and JScript scripting engines.
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/16687
BID 16687 Microsoft Internet Explorer Script Engine Buffer Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2006-02-21

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-0830

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


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