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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2009-2433 (1 public exploit)

Stack-based buffer overflow in the AddFavorite method in Microsoft Internet Explorer allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) and possibly have unspecified other impact via a long URL in the first argument.
Publish Date : 2009-07-10 Last Update Date : 2017-09-18
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
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) Denial Of ServiceOverflow
CWE ID 119

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
Microsoft Internet Explorer 'AddFavorite' Method Denial of Service Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:12829 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-2009-2433

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Microsoft IE 7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Microsoft IE 7.0 Beta1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Microsoft IE 7.0 Beta2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Microsoft IE 7.0 Beta Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Microsoft IE 7.0 Beta3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Microsoft IE 7.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Microsoft IE 7.0.5730 Unknown Gold Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Microsoft IE 7.0.5730.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Microsoft IE 7.00.5730.1100 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Microsoft IE 7.00.6000.16386 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Microsoft IE 7.00.6000.16441 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Microsoft IE 8.0b Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Microsoft IE 8.0.6001 Beta Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Microsoft IE 8.0.6001 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Microsoft IE 14

- References For CVE-2009-2433

EXPLOIT-DB 9100 Microsoft Internet Explorer (AddFavorite) Remote Crash PoC Author:Sberry Release Date:2009-07-09 (windows) dos
BID 35620 Microsoft Internet Explorer 'AddFavorite' Method Denial of Service Vulnerability Release Date:2009-07-10

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2009-2433

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

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