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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2003-0815

Internet Explorer 6 SP1 and earlier allows remote attackers to bypass zone restrictions and read arbitrary files by (1) modifying the createTextRange method and using CreateLink, as demonstrated using LinkillerSaveRef, LinkillerJPU, and Linkiller, or (2) modifying the createRange method and using the FIND dialog to select text, as demonstrated using Findeath, aka the "Function Pointer Override Cross Domain" vulnerability.
Publish Date : 2004-02-03 Last Update Date : 2018-10-12
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
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) Bypass a restriction or similar
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
IE v5.01,SP2 Function Pointer Override Cross Domain Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:351 windows
IE v5.01,SP3 Function Pointer Override Cross Domain Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:352 windows
IE v5.01,SP4 Function Pointer Override Cross Domain Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:353 windows
IE v5.5,SP2 Function Pointer Override Cross Domain Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:356 windows
IE v6.0 (XP) Function Pointer Override Cross Domain Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:472 windows
IE v6.0,SP1 (Server 2003) Function Pointer Override Cross Domain Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:359 windows
IE v6.0,SP1 Function Pointer Override Cross Domain Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:357 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-2003-0815

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Microsoft IE 5.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Microsoft IE 5.0.1 SP1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Microsoft IE 5.0.1 SP2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Microsoft IE 5.0.1 SP3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Microsoft IE 5.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Microsoft IE 5.5 SP1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Microsoft IE 5.5 SP2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Microsoft IE 6.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Microsoft IE 6.0 SP1 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Microsoft IE 9

- References For CVE-2003-0815
XF ie-pointer-zone-bypass(13676)
MS MS03-048
BID 9014 Microsoft Internet Explorer Function Pointer Override Cross-Domain Access Violation Vulnerability Release Date:2013-06-13
BUGTRAQ 20030911 LiuDieYu's missing files are here.
BUGTRAQ 20030910 MSIE->LinkillerJPU:another caller-based authorization(is broken).
SECTRACK 1007687
CIAC O-021
BUGTRAQ 20030910 MSIE->LinkillerSaveRef:another caller-based authorization
BUGTRAQ 20030910 MSIE->Findeath: break caller-based authorization

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2003-0815

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