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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2009-3943

Microsoft Internet Explorer 6 through 6.0.2900.2180 and 7 through 7.0.6000.16711 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application hang) via a JavaScript loop that configures the home page by using the setHomePage method and a DHTML behavior property.
Publish Date : 2009-11-16 Last Update Date : 2018-10-10
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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 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) Denial Of Service
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2009-3943

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Microsoft IE 6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Microsoft IE 6.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Microsoft IE 6.0.2600 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Microsoft IE 6.0.2800 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Microsoft IE 6.0.2800.1106 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Microsoft IE 6.0.2900 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Microsoft IE 6.0.2900.2180 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Microsoft IE 7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Microsoft IE 7.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Microsoft IE 7.0 Beta Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Microsoft IE 7.0 Beta1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Microsoft IE 7.0 Beta2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Microsoft IE 7.0 Beta3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Microsoft IE 7.0.5730 Unknown Gold Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Microsoft IE 7.0.5730.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Microsoft IE 7.00.5730.1100 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Microsoft IE 7.00.6000.16386 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Microsoft IE 7.00.6000.16441 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Microsoft IE 7.0.6000.16711 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Microsoft IE 19

- References For CVE-2009-3943
BUGTRAQ 20091109 Re: Re: DoS vulnerability in Internet Explorer
BUGTRAQ 20091108 DoS vulnerability in Internet Explorer

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2009-3943

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

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