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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2010-0255

Microsoft Internet Explorer 5.01 SP4, 6, 6 SP1, 7, and 8 does not prevent rendering of non-HTML local files as HTML documents, which allows remote attackers to bypass intended access restrictions and read arbitrary files via vectors involving JavaScript exploit code that constructs a reference to a file://127.0.0.1 URL, aka the dynamic OBJECT tag vulnerability, as demonstrated by obtaining the data from an index.dat file, a variant of CVE-2009-1140 and related to CVE-2008-1448.
Publish Date : 2010-02-04 Last Update Date : 2010-08-21
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
4.3
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) Bypass a restriction or similar
CWE ID 264

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
Cross-Domain Information Disclosure Vulnerability (CVE-2010-0255) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:7145 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-2010-0255

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

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Microsoft IE 5

- References For CVE-2010-0255

http://www.coresecurity.com/content/internet-explorer-dynamic-object-tag
http://support.avaya.com/css/P8/documents/100089747 CONFIRM
http://osvdb.org/62156
OSVDB 62156
http://isc.sans.org/diary.html?n&storyid=8152
http://blogs.technet.com/msrc/archive/2010/02/03/security-advisory-980088-released.aspx CONFIRM
http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/advisory/980088
Microsoft Advisory http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/advisory/980088.mspx Microsoft Security Advisory (980088): Vulnerability in Internet Explorer Could Allow Information Disclosure Revision Note: V1.2 (June 9, 2010): Added information about MS10-035 and clarified a FAQ entry about the caching vector. Summary: Microsoft is investigating new public reports of a vulnerability in Internet Explorer. This advisory contains information about which versions of Internet Explorer are vulnerable as well as workarounds and mitigations for this issue.Release Date:2010-06-09
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA10-159B.html
CERT TA10-159B
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/38056
BID 38056 Microsoft Internet Explorer URLMON Sniffing Cross Domain Information Disclosure Vulnerability Release Date:2010-06-10
http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/ms10-035
Microsoft Security Bulletin MS10-035 MS10-035 - Critical : Cumulative Security Update for Internet Explorer (982381) - Version: 2.0 Severity Rating: Critical Revision Note: V2.0 (September 13, 2011): Rereleased bulletin to reoffer the updates for Internet Explorer on Microsoft Windows 2000 and Windows XP to address a detection issue. There were no changes to the security update files. Customers who have already successfully updated their systems do not need to take any action. Summary: This security update resolves five privately reported vulnerabilities and one publicly disclosed vulnerability in Internet Explorer. The most severe 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.Release Date:2011-09-13
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/38055
BID 38055 Microsoft Internet Explorer Dynamic Object Tag Information Disclosure Vulnerability Release Date:2010-06-10
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/509345/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20100203 CORE-2009-0625: Internet Explorer Dynamic OBJECT tag and URLMON sniffing vulnerabilities

- 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)
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-2010-0255

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


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