ID CVE-2005-0055
Summary Internet Explorer 5.01, 5.5, and 6 does not properly validate buffers when handling certain DHTML methods including the createControlRange Javascript function, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code, aka the "DHTML Method Heap Memory Corruption Vulnerability."
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:5.0.1:sp3:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:ie:5.0.1:sp3:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:ie:5.0.1:sp4:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:ie:5.0.1:sp4:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • 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:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:ie:6.0:sp2:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:ie:6.0:sp2:*:*:*:*:*:*
CVSS
Base: 7.5 (as of 12-10-2018 - 21:36)
Impact:
Exploitability:
CWE NVD-CWE-Other
CAPEC
Access
VectorComplexityAuthentication
NETWORK LOW NONE
Impact
ConfidentialityIntegrityAvailability
PARTIAL PARTIAL PARTIAL
cvss-vector via4 AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
oval via4
  • accepted 2014-02-24T04:00:06.150-05:00
    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 Maria Mikhno
      organization ALTX-SOFT
    description Internet Explorer 5.01, 5.5, and 6 does not properly validate buffers when handling certain DHTML methods including the createControlRange Javascript function, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code, aka the "DHTML Method Heap Memory Corruption Vulnerability."
    family windows
    id oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1005
    status accepted
    submitted 2005-03-17T12:00:00.000-04:00
    title IE6,SP1 DHTML Method Heap Memory Corruption Vulnerability
    version 68
  • accepted 2014-02-24T04:03:13.428-05:00
    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 Maria Mikhno
      organization ALTX-SOFT
    description the createControlRange Javascript function, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code, aka the "DHTML Method Heap Memory Corruption Vulnerability."
    family windows
    id oval:org.mitre.oval:def:2692
    status accepted
    submitted 2005-03-17T12:00:00.000-04:00
    title IE5.01,SP3 DHTML Method Heap Memory Corruption Vulnerability
    version 68
  • accepted 2014-02-24T04:03:14.521-05:00
    class vulnerability
    contributors
    • name Harvey Rubinovitz
      organization The MITRE Corporation
    • name Harvey Rubinovitz
      organization The MITRE Corporation
    • name Harvey Rubinovitz
      organization The MITRE Corporation
    • name Harvey Rubinovitz
      organization The MITRE Corporation
    • 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, 5.5, and 6 does not properly validate buffers when handling certain DHTML methods including the createControlRange Javascript function, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code, aka the "DHTML Method Heap Memory Corruption Vulnerability."
    family windows
    id oval:org.mitre.oval:def:3137
    status accepted
    submitted 2005-03-17T12:00:00.000-04:00
    title IE6 DHTML Method Heap Memory Corruption Vulnerability (Server 2003)
    version 68
  • accepted 2014-02-24T04:03:17.354-05:00
    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 Maria Mikhno
      organization ALTX-SOFT
    description Internet Explorer 5.01, 5.5, and 6 does not properly validate buffers when handling certain DHTML methods including the createControlRange Javascript function, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code, aka the "DHTML Method Heap Memory Corruption Vulnerability."
    family windows
    id oval:org.mitre.oval:def:3910
    status accepted
    submitted 2005-03-17T12:00:00.000-04:00
    title IE5.01,SP4 DHTML Method Heap Memory Corruption Vulnerability
    version 68
  • accepted 2014-02-24T04:03:25.890-05:00
    class vulnerability
    contributors
    • name Harvey Rubinovitz
      organization The MITRE Corporation
    • name Harvey Rubinovitz
      organization The MITRE Corporation
    • name Robert L. Hollis
      organization ThreatGuard, Inc.
    • name Maria Mikhno
      organization ALTX-SOFT
    description Internet Explorer 5.01, 5.5, and 6 does not properly validate buffers when handling certain DHTML methods including the createControlRange Javascript function, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code, aka the "DHTML Method Heap Memory Corruption Vulnerability."
    family windows
    id oval:org.mitre.oval:def:710
    status accepted
    submitted 2005-03-17T12:00:00.000-04:00
    title IE6 DHTML Method Heap Memory Corruption Vulnerability
    version 67
refmap via4
cert TA05-039A
cert-vn VU#843771
misc http://secunia.com/secunia_research/2004-12/advisory/
sectrack 1013125
secunia 11165
vulnwatch 20050211 Secunia Research: Microsoft Internet Explorer "createControlRange()" Memory Corruption
xf ie-cdf-execute-code(19137)
Last major update 12-10-2018 - 21:36
Published 02-05-2005 - 04:00
Last modified 12-10-2018 - 21:36
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