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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2013-4015

Microsoft Internet Explorer 6 through 10 allows local users to bypass the elevation policy check in the (1) Protected Mode or (2) Enhanced Protected Mode protection mechanism, and consequently gain privileges, by leveraging the ability to execute sandboxed code.
Publish Date : 2013-07-26 Last Update Date : 2013-07-26
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
6.9
Confidentiality Impact Complete (There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
Integrity Impact Complete (There is a total compromise of system integrity. There is a complete loss of system protection, resulting in the entire system being compromised.)
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 CodeGain privilegesBypass a restriction or similar
CWE ID 264

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
Microsoft Internet Explorer contains a flaw that may allow bypassing the elevation policy checks in the Enhanced Protect... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:26355 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-2013-4015

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Microsoft Internet Explorer 6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Microsoft Internet Explorer 7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Microsoft Internet Explorer 8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Microsoft Internet Explorer 9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Microsoft Internet Explorer 10 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Microsoft Internet Explorer 5

- References For CVE-2013-4015

http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/85762
XF msie-cve20134015-sandbox-bypass(85762)
http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/ms13-055
Microsoft Security Bulletin MS13-055 MS13-055 - Critical : Cumulative Security Update for Internet Explorer (2846071) - Version: 1.3 Severity Rating: Critical Revision Note: V1.3 (September 5, 2013): Added CVE-2013-3846 as a vulnerability addressed by this update. This is an informational change only. Summary: This security update resolves eighteen privately reported vulnerabilities in Internet Explorer. The most severe vulnerabilities could allow remote code execution if a user views a specially crafted webpage using Internet Explorer. An attacker who successfully exploited the most severe of these vulnerabilities could gain the same user rights as the current user. 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:2013-09-05

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2013-4015

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


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