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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2007-2225

A component in Microsoft Outlook Express 6 and Windows Mail in Windows Vista does not properly handle certain HTTP headers when processing MHTML protocol URLs, which allows remote attackers to obtain sensitive information from other Internet Explorer domains, aka "URL Parsing Cross Domain Information Disclosure Vulnerability."
Publish Date : 2007-06-12 Last Update Date : 2012-10-30
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
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 Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Obtain Information
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
MS07-034: Cumulative Security Update for Outlook Express and Windows Mail (929123) oval:gov.nist.fdcc.patch:def:11538 windows
URL Parsing Cross Domain Information Disclosure Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:2045 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-2007-2225

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Microsoft Outlook Express 6.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Microsoft Windows Mail Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Microsoft Outlook Express 1
Microsoft Windows Mail 1

- References For CVE-2007-2225
SECTRACK 1018231
BID 24392 Microsoft Outlook Express MHTML URL Parsing Information Disclosure Vulnerability Release Date:2007-06-22
BUGTRAQ 20070622 MS07-034: Executing arbitrary script with mhtml: protocol handler
SECTRACK 1018232
OSVDB 35345
VUPEN ADV-2007-2154
Microsoft Security Bulletin MS07-034
CERT TA07-163A
CERT-VN VU#682825

- Vulnerability Conditions

Vulnerability is valid if product versions listed below are used TOGETHER WITH(AND)
Vulnerability is valid if product versions listed below are used TOGETHER WITH(AND)

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2007-2225

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