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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2005-2830

Microsoft Internet Explorer 5.01, 5.5, and 6, when using an HTTPS proxy server that requires Basic Authentication, sends URLs in cleartext, which allows remote attackers to obtain sensitive information, aka "HTTPS Proxy Vulnerability."
Publish Date : 2005-12-14 Last Update Date : 2021-07-23
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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 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 None
Vulnerability Type(s) Obtain Information
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
Server 2003 HTTPS Proxy Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1317 windows
Server 2003,SP1 HTTPS Proxy Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1143 windows
Win2K,SP4 HTTPS Proxy Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1521 windows
Win2K/XP,SP1 HTTPS Proxy Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1097 windows
WinXP,SP1 (64-bit) HTTPS Proxy Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1101 windows
WinXP,SP2 HTTPS Proxy Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1435 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-2005-2830

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Microsoft IE 6.0 SP1 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Microsoft Internet Explorer 5.0.1 SP4 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Microsoft Internet Explorer 5.5 SP2 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Microsoft Internet Explorer 6.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Microsoft IE 1
Microsoft Internet Explorer 3

- References For CVE-2005-2830
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1097
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1101
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1143
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1317
MS MS05-054
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1521
VUPEN ADV-2005-2909
VUPEN ADV-2005-2867
XF ie-https-proxy-information-disclosure(23451)
BID 15825 Microsoft Internet Explorer HTTPS Proxy Information Disclosure Vulnerability Release Date:2009-07-12
SECTRACK 1015350
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1435

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2005-2830

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