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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-2111

A component in Microsoft Outlook Express 6 allows remote attackers to bypass domain restrictions and obtain sensitive information via redirections with the mhtml: URI handler, as originally reported for Internet Explorer 6 and 7, aka "URL Redirect Cross Domain Information Disclosure Vulnerability."
Publish Date : 2006-05-01 Last Update Date : 2018-10-18
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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 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 similarObtain Information
CWE ID 200

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
MS07-034: Cumulative Security Update for Outlook Express and Windows Mail (929123) oval:gov.nist.fdcc.patch:def:11538 windows
URL Redirect Cross Domain Information Disclosure Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1605 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-2006-2111

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Microsoft Outlook Express 6.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Microsoft Outlook Express 1

- References For CVE-2006-2111
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1605
XF ie-mhtml-information-disclosure(26281)
VUPEN ADV-2007-2154
VUPEN ADV-2006-1558
CERT-VN VU#783761
CERT TA07-163A
OSVDB 25073
BID 17717 Outlook Express/Windows Mail MHTML URI Handler Information Disclosure Vulnerability Release Date:2007-06-14
SECTRACK 1016005
MS MS07-034
HP SSRT071438
BUGTRAQ 20061025 IE7 status: 8 days after release, 3 unfixed issues
BUGTRAQ 20061026 IE7 is a Source of Problem - Secunia IE7 Release Incident of October 2006

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-2111

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