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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2010-3962 (2 public exploits)

Use-after-free vulnerability in Microsoft Internet Explorer 6, 7, and 8 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via vectors related to Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) token sequences and the clip attribute, aka an "invalid flag reference" issue or "Uninitialized Memory Corruption Vulnerability," as exploited in the wild in November 2010.
Publish Date : 2010-11-05 Last Update Date : 2022-02-28
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Complete (There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
Integrity Impact Complete (There is a total compromise of system integrity. There is a complete loss of system protection, resulting in the entire system being compromised.)
Availability Impact Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
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) Execute CodeMemory corruption
CWE ID 416

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
DEPRECATED: Microsoft Internet Explorer CSS Tags Remote Code Execution Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11574 windows
Uninitialized Memory Corruption Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:12279 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-2010-3962

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
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- References For CVE-2010-3962
XF ms-ie-flag-code-execution(62962)
EXPLOIT-DB 15421 Internet Explorer 6, 7, 8 - Memory Corruption Exploit (0day) Author:ryujin Release Date:2010-11-04 (windows) remote
Microsoft Advisory Microsoft Security Advisory (2458511): Vulnerability in Internet Explorer Could Allow Remote Code Execution - Version: 2.0 Revision Note: V2.0 (December 14, 2010): Advisory updated to reflect publication of security bulletin. Summary: Microsoft has completed the investigation into a public report of this vulnerability. We have issued MS10-090 to address this issue. For more information about this issue, including download links for an available security update, please review MS10-090. The vulnerability addressed is the Uninitialized Memory Corruption Vulnerability - CVE-2010-3962.Release Date:2010-12-14
MS MS10-090
CERT TA10-348A
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:12279
VUPEN ADV-2010-2880
EXPLOIT-DB 15418 Internet Explorer Memory - Corruption Vulnerability (0day) Author:Unknown Release Date:2010-11-04 (windows) dos
CERT-VN VU#899748
SECTRACK 1024676
BID 44536 Microsoft Internet Explorer CSS Tags Remote Code Execution Vulnerability Release Date:2010-11-05 CONFIRM

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2010-3962

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