ID CVE-2002-1186
Summary Internet Explorer 5.01 through 6.0 does not properly perform security checks on certain encoded characters within a URL, which allows a remote attacker to steal potentially sensitive information from a user by redirecting the user to another site that has that information, aka "Encoded Characters Information Disclosure."
References
Vulnerable Configurations
  • cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:ie:5.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:ie:5.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:ie:5.0.1:sp1:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:ie:5.0.1:sp1:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:ie:5.0.1:sp2:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:ie:5.0.1:sp2:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:ie:5.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:ie:5.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:ie:5.5:sp1:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:ie:5.5:sp1:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:ie:5.5:sp2:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:ie:5.5:sp2:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:ie:6.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:ie:6.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:ie:6.0:sp1:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:ie:6.0:sp1:*:*:*:*:*:*
CVSS
Base: 5.0 (as of 12-10-2018 - 21:32)
Impact:
Exploitability:
CWE NVD-CWE-Other
CAPEC
Access
VectorComplexityAuthentication
NETWORK LOW NONE
Impact
ConfidentialityIntegrityAvailability
PARTIAL NONE NONE
cvss-vector via4 AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N
oval via4
  • accepted 2014-02-24T04:00:16.674-05:00
    class vulnerability
    contributors
    • name Harvey Rubinovitz
      organization The MITRE Corporation
    • name Christine Walzer
      organization The MITRE Corporation
    • name Maria Mikhno
      organization ALTX-SOFT
    description Internet Explorer 5.01 through 6.0 does not properly perform security checks on certain encoded characters within a URL, which allows a remote attacker to steal potentially sensitive information from a user by redirecting the user to another site that has that information, aka "Encoded Characters Information Disclosure."
    family windows
    id oval:org.mitre.oval:def:143
    status accepted
    submitted 2004-01-27T05:00:00.000-04:00
    title Microsoft IE Encoded Characters Information Disclosure
    version 65
  • accepted 2014-02-24T04:03:19.599-05:00
    class vulnerability
    contributors
    • name Harvey Rubinovitz
      organization The MITRE Corporation
    • name Robert L. Hollis
      organization ThreatGuard, Inc.
    • name Robert L. Hollis
      organization ThreatGuard, Inc.
    • name Robert L. Hollis
      organization ThreatGuard, Inc.
    • name Robert L. Hollis
      organization ThreatGuard, Inc.
    • name Robert L. Hollis
      organization ThreatGuard, Inc.
    • name Robert L. Hollis
      organization ThreatGuard, Inc.
    • name Robert L. Hollis
      organization ThreatGuard, Inc.
    • name Robert L. Hollis
      organization ThreatGuard, Inc.
    • name Maria Mikhno
      organization ALTX-SOFT
    description Internet Explorer 5.01 through 6.0 does not properly perform security checks on certain encoded characters within a URL, which allows a remote attacker to steal potentially sensitive information from a user by redirecting the user to another site that has that information, aka "Encoded Characters Information Disclosure."
    family windows
    id oval:org.mitre.oval:def:471
    status accepted
    submitted 2003-08-29T12:00:00.000-04:00
    title IE v5.01 Encoded Characters Information Disclosure Vulnerability
    version 66
  • accepted 2014-02-24T04:03:20.548-05:00
    class vulnerability
    contributors
    • name Harvey Rubinovitz
      organization The MITRE Corporation
    • name Maria Mikhno
      organization ALTX-SOFT
    description Internet Explorer 5.01 through 6.0 does not properly perform security checks on certain encoded characters within a URL, which allows a remote attacker to steal potentially sensitive information from a user by redirecting the user to another site that has that information, aka "Encoded Characters Information Disclosure."
    family windows
    id oval:org.mitre.oval:def:495
    status accepted
    submitted 2004-01-27T12:00:00.000-04:00
    title IE v5.5 Encoded Characters Information Disclosure Vulnerability
    version 65
refmap via4
bid 5610
bugtraq
  • 20020903 MSIEv6 % encoding causes a problem again
  • 20020904 Re: MSIEv6 % encoding causes a problem again
ms MS02-066
osvdb 7845
xf ie-sameoriginpolicy-bypass(10039)
Last major update 12-10-2018 - 21:32
Published 11-12-2002 - 05:00
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