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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2007-3091

Race condition in Microsoft Internet Explorer 6 SP1; 6 and 7 for Windows XP SP2 and SP3; 6 and 7 for Server 2003 SP2; 7 for Vista Gold, SP1, and SP2; and 7 for Server 2008 SP2 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or perform other actions upon a page transition, with the permissions of the old page and the content of the new page, as demonstrated by setInterval functions that set location.href within a try/catch expression, aka the "bait & switch vulnerability" or "Race Condition Cross-Domain Information Disclosure Vulnerability."
Publish Date : 2007-06-06 Last Update Date : 2012-10-30
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
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) Execute Code
CWE ID 362

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
Race Condition Cross-Domain Information Disclosure Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6041 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-2007-3091

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Microsoft IE 6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Microsoft IE 6 SP1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Microsoft IE 7.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Microsoft Windows 2000 SP4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS Microsoft Windows 2003 Server SP1 Itanium Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS Microsoft Windows 2003 Server SP1 X64 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 OS Microsoft Windows 2003 Server SP1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 OS Microsoft Windows 2003 Server SP2 Itanium Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 OS Microsoft Windows 2003 Server SP2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 OS Microsoft Windows 2003 Server SP2 X64 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 OS Microsoft Windows Server 2008 - SP2 X64 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 OS Microsoft Windows Server 2008 - SP2 X32 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 OS Microsoft Windows Server 2008 - - X32 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 OS Microsoft Windows Server 2008 - SP2 Itanium Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 OS Microsoft Windows Server 2008 - - X64 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 OS Microsoft Windows Vista - - X64 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 OS Microsoft Windows Vista - SP1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 OS Microsoft Windows Vista - SP2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 OS Microsoft Windows Vista Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 OS Microsoft Windows Vista SP1 X64 Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 OS Microsoft Windows Xp SP2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 OS Microsoft Windows Xp SP2 Professional Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 OS Microsoft Windows Xp SP2 Professional X64 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Microsoft IE 3
Microsoft Windows 2000 1
Microsoft Windows 2003 Server 6
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 5
Microsoft Windows Vista 5
Microsoft Windows Xp 3

- References For CVE-2007-3091
BID 24283 Microsoft Internet Explorer JavaScript Cross Domain Information Disclosure Vulnerability Release Date:2009-06-12
FULLDISC 20070604 Assorted browser vulnerabilities
CERT TA09-160A
OSVDB 54944
OSVDB 38497
SECTRACK 1018192
BUGTRAQ 20070604 Assorted browser vulnerabilities
Microsoft Security Bulletin MS09-019 Cumulative Security Update for Internet Explorer (969897) This security update resolves seven privately reported vulnerabilities and one publicly disclosed vulnerability in Internet Explorer. The more severe of the vulnerabilities could allow remote code execution if a user views a specially crafted Web page using Internet Explorer. Users whose accounts are configured to have fewer user rights on the system could be less impacted than users who operate with administrative user rights.
XF ie-pageupdate-security-bypass(34696)
CERT-VN VU#471361
VUPEN ADV-2007-2064
VUPEN ADV-2009-1538

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2007-3091

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